Appendix A Socialist Platform Of 1928

Herewith the economic planks of the Socialist party platform of 1928, along with an indication in parentheses of how these planks have fared. The list that follows includes every economic plank, but not the full language of each. 1. Nationalization of our natural resources, beginning with the coal mines and water sites, particularly at Boulder Dam and Muscle Shoals. (Boulder Dam, renamed Hoover Dam, and Muscle Shoals are now both federal government projects.) 2. A publicly owned giant power...