Continued… Take out your notebook and grab a textbook (p. 408). Westward Expansion. Manifest Destiny- the belief that it was America’s destiny to expand from coast to coast. “Manifest Destiny”. First coined by newspaper editor, John O’Sullivan in 1845. .
Take out your notebook and grab a textbook (p. 408)
Soddy- a sod home
the Populists were:
- higher prices for their goods
- a graduated income tax
- a federal loan program
The Populist movement died out
when the Democratic candidate in support
of the movement lost the election to the
Republican William McKinley (our 25th
President) who more represented
bankers and businessmen.