Origin of Everything

History of Socialism in America

Season 3 Episode 18 | 9m 20s  | Video has closed captioning.

"Socialism" is one of THE most divisive words in America and it has been for a long time. With Democratic Socialism gaining more and more popularity, Danielle takes a look back at the long complicated history of Socialism in America. From the Utopian Socialist communities of the 19th century to the labor strikes and Anarchist Bombings of 1919 that helped fuel the Red Scare.

Aired: 09/22/20

Rating: NR


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