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Daily Maverick
US 2016: Indiana primary seals fate of Cruz, Kasich, Republican Party – and maybe the countryhave derived from a combination of appeals not made to American voters for many
US 2016: Indiana primary seals fate of Cruz, Kasich, Republican Party – and maybe the country
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 hours ago
have derived from a combination of appeals not made to American voters for many years – perhaps not since the populism of William Jennings Bryan in the late 19th century and early 20th. Many potential supporters warmed to his message as an... Read more
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Breitbart
Pat Caddell on Trump Victory: Voters Led a ‘Hostile Takeover’ of GOPto a “hostile takeover” — but by the voters, not by Donald Trump. Caddell comp
Pat Caddell on Trump Victory: Voters Led a ‘Hostile Takeover’ of GOP
Breitbart / Posted 13 hours ago
to a “hostile takeover” — but by the voters, not by Donald Trump. Caddell compared it to the populist candidacy of William Jennings Bryan, which remade the Democrat Party at the close of the 19th century. “Donald Trump has done this... Read more
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Breitbart
Pat Caddell: Trump’s Presumptive Nomination The ‘Most Stunning Takeover of a Political Party Since William Jennings Bryan’Stephen K. Bannon that Donald Trump’s major victory in Indiana is “the most stu
Pat Caddell: Trump’s Presumptive Nomination The ‘Most Stunning Takeover of a Political Party Since William Jennings Bryan’
Breitbart / Posted 13 hours ago
Stephen K. Bannon that Donald Trump’s major victory in Indiana is “the most stunning takeover of a political party since William Jennings Bryan” and his transformation of the Democratic Party. “A driving populist force over the issue of gold and... Read more
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Breitbart
Pat Caddell: ‘We’re in the Middle of a Maelstrom’ of Popular Revolt ‘from Left to Right’ Against Corrupt Ruling Class“there’s gonna be more fireworks in the Democratic Party.” “This is the most s
Pat Caddell: ‘We’re in the Middle of a Maelstrom’ of Popular Revolt ‘from Left to Right’ Against Corrupt Ruling Class
Breitbart / Posted 15 hours ago
“there’s gonna be more fireworks in the Democratic Party.” “This is the most stunning takeover of a political party since William Jennings Bryan took over the Democratic party in 1896,” Caddell said of Donald Trump’s victory in the Republican... Read more
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FOX News
Trump takes GOP, can he take the general?“America first” populist progressivism of Trump have taken the party into its t
Trump takes GOP, can he take the general?
FOX News / Posted yesterday
“America first” populist progressivism of Trump have taken the party into its thrall for a generation? Is this the GOP’s William Jennings Bryan moment? The next 27 weeks and a thoroughly pureed electorate will tell the tale. But the next few... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Student Honors And Award Recipients At Bryan CollegeMrs. Arnold was a founder of the college, a loyal supporter for many years, and
Student Honors And Award Recipients At Bryan College
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Mrs. Arnold was a founder of the college, a loyal supporter for many years, and served as a trustee. Martha Lynn Heiser, William Jennings Bryan Philological Award – This award is given to a graduating English major who has in a special way... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
1895 murders - was Mission District church cursed?trial was mobbed, with large numbers of society ladies in regular attendance. E
1895 murders - was Mission District church cursed?
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
trial was mobbed, with large numbers of society ladies in regular attendance. Even populist presidential candidate William Jennings Bryan showed up one day. For many, the case became an obsession. An Oakland man said his wife demanded that... Read more
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Slate
Donald Trump Will Be the Republican Nominee for President. Don’t Ever Get Used to It.of American politics is riddled with men who climbed far beyond their abilities
Donald Trump Will Be the Republican Nominee for President. Don’t Ever Get Used to It.
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
of American politics is riddled with men who climbed far beyond their abilities. Nor is it that he’s an outsider—so were William Jennings Bryan and Ross Perot. It’s not even that he’s racist or nativist or violent in his rhetoric. So were... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Thrilling Mind of Wallace Stevensgraduation, in 1900, he moved to New York and wrote for newspapers. For one, he
The Thrilling Mind of Wallace Stevens
The New Yorker / Posted 9 days ago
graduation, in 1900, he moved to New York and wrote for newspapers. For one, he covered the second Presidential campaign of William Jennings Bryan, whom he hopped home to Reading to vote for. In his third book, “Owl’s Clover,” issued by a leftist... Read more
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Fortune
What a Contested Convention Would Mean for Bernie Sandersthe examples of Richard Bland and Robert Pattison at the 1896 Democratic conven
What a Contested Convention Would Mean for Bernie Sanders
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
the examples of Richard Bland and Robert Pattison at the 1896 Democratic convention. Although it was the populist Senator William Jennings Bryan who was nominated on the convention’s fifth ballot, the anti-imperialist Bland and the anti-corporate... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Chautauqua to offer five-day children's camp6 p.m. each night. The character of President Woodrow Wilson will be the moder
Chautauqua to offer five-day children's camp
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
6 p.m. each night. The character of President Woodrow Wilson will be the moderator. Characters will be portrayed such as William Jennings Bryan, W.E.B Dubois and writer Edith Wharton. Wharton filed magazine articles about World War I from... Read more
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The Hill
Brent Budowsky: A Sanders People's PAC to elect liberal Democratsand promote Democratic unity with a higher purpose. The ultimate historic dest
Brent Budowsky: A Sanders People's PAC to elect liberal Democrats
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
and promote Democratic unity with a higher purpose. The ultimate historic destiny for Bernie Sanders may well resemble William Jennings Bryan, the progressive populist who first ran for president in 1896 against the corruptions of the Gilded... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Fiat Money Fairytalespolicy that took place in the late 19th century. Indeed, monetary policy was su
Fiat Money Fairytales
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
policy that took place in the late 19th century. Indeed, monetary policy was such an important issue by the late 1800s that William Jennings Bryan famously won the 1896 Democratic nomination for president with his ‘Cross of Gold’ speech advocating... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
A toxic web: what the Victorians can teach us about online abusethat we hear”. Illustration by Udo Keppler in Puck, 26 March 1913, shows Presi
A toxic web: what the Victorians can teach us about online abuse
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 days ago
that we hear”. Illustration by Udo Keppler in Puck, 26 March 1913, shows President Woodrow Wilson as a police officer with William Jennings Bryan behind him as they walk down a street lined with buildings labelled Crooked Business, Food... Read more
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Salon.com
Two despised frontrunners, two dying parties and a deeply broken system: How did we get here?for a boring year on social media. Numerous noteworthy American presidents or
Two despised frontrunners, two dying parties and a deeply broken system: How did we get here?
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
for a boring year on social media. Numerous noteworthy American presidents or presidential candidates, from Lincoln to William Jennings Bryan to John F. Kennedy to George W. Bush, have been divisive figures who excited strong passions on both... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Governor’s Mansion has been shaped by history, personal touches of governors(1881-85) at the mansion in 1882. Other house guests have included: Theodore R
Governor’s Mansion has been shaped by history, personal touches of governors
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
(1881-85) at the mansion in 1882. Other house guests have included: Theodore Roosevelt, Harry S Truman, Jefferson Davis, William Jennings Bryan, Minister of France Elihu Washburn, U.S. Secretary of State Dean Rusk, Barbara Bush, Tipper Gore,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Close to half of all super PAC money for 2016 elections comes from 50 donorswas in 1896, when corporations and banking moguls helped McKinley, the Republic
Close to half of all super PAC money for 2016 elections comes from 50 donors
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
was in 1896, when corporations and banking moguls helped McKinley, the Republican candidate, outspend Democratic rival William Jennings Bryan. "The peak of the system for tapping corporations and rich people came in the McKinley campaign," he... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Close to half of all super PAC money for 2016 elections comes from 50 donorswas in 1896, when corporations and banking moguls helped McKinley, the Republic
Close to half of all super PAC money for 2016 elections comes from 50 donors
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
was in 1896, when corporations and banking moguls helped McKinley, the Republican candidate, outspend Democratic rival William Jennings Bryan. "The peak of the system for tapping corporations and rich people came in the McKinley campaign," he... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Close to half of all super PAC money for 2016 elections comes from 50 donorswas in 1896, when corporations and banking moguls helped McKinley, the Republic
Close to half of all super PAC money for 2016 elections comes from 50 donors
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
was in 1896, when corporations and banking moguls helped McKinley, the Republican candidate, outspend Democratic rival William Jennings Bryan. "The peak of the system for tapping corporations and rich people came in the McKinley campaign," he... Read more
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Boston Globe
Close to half of all super PAC money comes from 50 donorswas in 1896, when corporations and banking moguls helped McKinley, the Republic
Close to half of all super PAC money comes from 50 donors
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
was in 1896, when corporations and banking moguls helped McKinley, the Republican candidate, outspend Democratic rival William Jennings Bryan. ‘‘The peak of the system for tapping corporations and rich people came in the McKinley campaign,’’... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Carl Sandburg: Traveling Salesmanit was better to say ‘views,’ which sounded easier and more sensible.” He would
Carl Sandburg: Traveling Salesman
Bureau County Republican / Posted 21 days ago
it was better to say ‘views,’ which sounded easier and more sensible.” He would show them photos of President McKinley or William Jennings Bryan or pictures of Paris, Rome, Cairo or Jerusalem, places they could travel to in their imaginations. If... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Almost an Arkansanmajority, but Clark led in the early balloting. However, on the 14th ballot the
Almost an Arkansan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
majority, but Clark led in the early balloting. However, on the 14th ballot the three-time former presidential nominee William Jennings Bryan threw his support to Wilson. The balloting droned on, but McCombs was busy behind the scenes cutting... Read more
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The Christian Post
5 Populist Candidates That Preceded Donald Trumpmodern day hold a negative opinion of him for his notoriously violent demeanor
5 Populist Candidates That Preceded Donald Trump
The Christian Post / Posted 26 days ago
modern day hold a negative opinion of him for his notoriously violent demeanor and poor treatment of Native Americans. 2. William Jennings Bryan Former United States Secretary of State and Democratic presidential hopeful William Jennings... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Looking at an Insurance Company’s Balance Sheetbugs out there, I think one of my colleagues called them the other day. Which i
Looking at an Insurance Company’s Balance Sheet
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
bugs out there, I think one of my colleagues called them the other day. Which is crazy because ever since, what's his name, William Jennings Bryan I didn't realize that this was still a thing that people were so obsessed with. Wathen: Right, yeah.... Read more
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Salon.com
Ted Cruz’s terrifying reinvention: How America’s most detestable senator is repackaging himself for Novemberto laissez faire, free market ideology that he makes any Democrat, whether Clin
Ted Cruz’s terrifying reinvention: How America’s most detestable senator is repackaging himself for November
Salon.com / Posted 26 days ago
to laissez faire, free market ideology that he makes any Democrat, whether Clinton, Sanders or even Joe Lieberman look like William Jennings Bryan by comparison. All presidential finalists get an opportunity to be looked at with fresh eyes by the... Read more
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New York Magazine
No, Ted Cruz Is Not an ‘Economic Populist’retirement-age delays promoted by George W. Bush back in 2005. And for dessert
No, Ted Cruz Is Not an ‘Economic Populist’
New York Magazine / Posted 27 days ago
retirement-age delays promoted by George W. Bush back in 2005. And for dessert, in a position that would certainly make William Jennings Bryan roll in his grave, Cruz is on record favoring tight money policies to combat the phantom menace of... Read more
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New York Magazine
Sanders Trying to Reverse Pro-Trade Position of Democrats Dating Back to Martin Van Burenfirst half of the 20th century and arguably well beyond that. The most consiste
Sanders Trying to Reverse Pro-Trade Position of Democrats Dating Back to Martin Van Buren
New York Magazine / Posted 27 days ago
first half of the 20th century and arguably well beyond that. The most consistent policy view held by the great populist William Jennings Bryan throughout his long career was one in favor of free trade. Another icon of today's ideological left,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Investing in Insurance: What You Need to Knowbugs out there, I think one of my colleagues called them the other day. Which i
Investing in Insurance: What You Need to Know
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
bugs out there, I think one of my colleagues called them the other day. Which is crazy because ever since, what's his name, William Jennings Bryan I didn't realize that this was still a thing that people were so obsessed with. Wathen: Right, yeah.... Read more
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Bankrate.com
5 Top Election Years For The Stock Marketpresident: Theodore Roosevelt Who won? Republican nominee William Howard Taft
5 Top Election Years For The Stock Market
Bankrate.com / Posted 28 days ago
president: Theodore Roosevelt Who won? Republican nominee William Howard Taft beat the Democratic nominee, William Jennings Bryan, a former congressman from Nebraska running for a 3rd time. Market performance: The Dow rose 46.64%... Read more
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Raw Story
Louisiana state senator insists science has proven creationism over evolution — and he’s a DemocratLouisiana state Sen. John Milkovich appears to be the kind of Democrat who has
Louisiana state senator insists science has proven creationism over evolution — and he’s a Democrat
Raw Story / Posted 1 months ago
Louisiana state Sen. John Milkovich appears to be the kind of Democrat who has been seen for quite a while — since William Jennings Bryan at the Scopes Monkey Trial — arguing at a meeting Tuesday night of the state Senate Education Committee for the... Read more
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