Asked by Adrienne Robertson on Jul 10, 2024

Which of the following movements most influenced William Jennings Bryan?

A) Social Gospel
B) communism
C) Social Darwinism
D) Share Our Wealth program
E) Utopianism

Social Gospel

Ideals preached by liberal Protestant clergymen in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; advocated the application of Christian principles to social problems generated by industrialization.

Communism

A political and economic ideology advocating for a classless society, in which the means of production are owned and controlled by the community as a whole.

  • Discuss the influences on William Jennings Bryan and his political platform.