13/08/2020 · William Jennings Bryan, Populist leader and orator who ran unsuccessfully three times for U.S. president (1896, 1900, and 1908). Some saw him as an ambitious demagogue, others as a champion of liberal causes. Learn about his policies, ‘Cross of Gold’ speech, and role in the Scopes monkey trial.
Introduction. President Woodrow Wilson appointed William Jennings Bryan Secretary of State on March 5, 1913. He entered into duty the same day and served as Secretary until his resignation on June 9, 1915.
Bryan’s “Cross of Gold” Speech: Mesmerizing the Masses. The most famous speech in American political history was delivered by William Jennings Bryan on July 9, 1896, at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. The issue was whether to endorse the free coinage of silver at a ratio of silver to gold of 16 to 1.
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29/10/2009 · In 1900, McKinley again faced William Jennings Bryan, who ran on an anti-imperialism platform, and was reelected with an even greater margin of victory than he obtained four years earlier.
17/11/2020 · William Jennings Bryan: "On Thanksgiving Day we acknowledge our dependence." Hebrews 13:15: "By him, therefore, let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name."
Ruth Bryan was born on October 2, 1885, in Jacksonville, Illinois, to William Jennings Bryan and his wife Mary E. Baird. Ruth's father was an attorney and a three-time presidential candidate. Growing up Ruth had to move several times depending on her father's work in politics.