Minnesota Legacy Short:Grass Roots Populism: MN Farmer-Labor Party 1916-1944

At the turn of the 20th century, Minnesota's entrenched Republican party was challenged by most successful radical third-party in American history. From 1918 to 1944, the Farmer-Labor party was strong enough to wrest control of the state's government away from entrenched political parties, profoundly transforming Minnesota's political climate.

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Minnesota Legacy Short - 2014

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