Professor Patricia O’Toole gives us an insightful look at Roosevelt’s third party bid for the White House in her essay “The Spectacles of 1912”. Her narrative reminds us of the impact of third parties on American politics and their importance in mobilizing new forces and pressing for the adoption of new ideas in national politics.
- Essays, Primary Sources
- Subject: Voting, Elections, Politics
- Grades: 9, 10, 11, 12