Today's American Minute — Riots

Grover Cleveland faced crises of late 19th Century: Socialism, Riots, Attacks on Marriage, Islamism ... - American Minute with Bill Federer

Defending Marriage Grover Cleveland faced crises of late 19th Century: Socialism Islamism ... - American Minute with Bill Federer Riots

Grover Cleveland faced crises of late 19th Century: Socialism, Riots, Attacks on Marriage, Islamism ... - American Minute with Bill Federer

In 1894, socialist Eugene V. Debs had organized rioters and protesters to destroy $80 million worth of property in the Pullman Railroad Strike of 1894. The riots and protests were spread by union agitators to 27 states, interrupting freight and passenger trains. Thirty people were killed. Read as PDF ... American Minute-Notable Events of American Significance Remembered on the Date They Occurred Grover Cleveland, the first Democrat elected President after the Civil War, had to sent in the U.S. Army to stop union strikers. President Cleveland attempted to appease the rioters by declaring an annual "Labor Day."   Eugene Debs...

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