US History Unit 03: Topical Research
Students are to read and respond to the excerpt from Bryan’s Cross of Gold speech. Link
How do WJ Bryan’s beliefs relate to those of the The Grange (Farmers Alliance) and the Populist Party?
Who were the Robber Barons of America? Why were called this? What kind of philanthropic work did they do? (Hint: Carnegie, Vanderbilt, Stanford, Morgan, Rockefeller)
What is the idea of Social Darwinism? How does it relate to the Muckrakers and the Robber Barons?
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