Populist Dbq Essay
To what extent were the Populists of the late 1800s a liberal movement?
Focus of Editing: Passive tense and Word Choice
In the Gilded Age, as in any American political era, two polar views of the government 's role and power existed, conservatives and liberals. During the Gilded age, conservatives, then called classical liberals, held a political ideology that values the freedom of individuals, including the freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and markets, as well as limited…