Skip Nav Destination
1-1 of 1
Journal: Current History
Current History (2017) 116 (786): 24–30.
Published: 01 January 2017
... unemployment rate, such as the US experienced in 1933, is fertile ground for popu- list extremism. A leading populist of that time was Huey Long, who moved from the governorship of Louisiana, a position he won by tapping into the anger of poor rural voters, to the US Senate in 1933. His rhetoric and methods...