Unit 2 Review. United States History Mr. Hughes. The Populist Party . The three major things called for on their platform were Bimetallism, the free and unlimited coinage of silver. A progressive income tax. An eight-hour work day. . William Jennings Bryan. Monopolies v. Trusts. Monopoly.
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This is when a number of businesses cooperate to dominate an industry and split the profits.
The use of scabs were unpopular with striking workers during the late 1800’s because they were a tool used by owners to break a strike.Scabs
Vertical integration is when a company buys up the companies that produce resources for his company.
This was the practice of Carnegie and Carnegie Steel Company.