America's Socialist Experiment

America's Socialist Experiment

Between 1910 and 1960, the people of Milwaukee, Wisc. elected the country's first socialist U.S. Congressman, as well as three socialist mayors. The documentary AMERICA'S SOCIALIST EXPERIMENT recounts both the victories and failures of a unique brand of socialism in this historically conservative city. Widely respected for ending corruption, improving conditions for working people, and cleaning up the environment, the Milwaukee Socialists established the nation's first municipal public housing project,...
[see more]
  • program length: 57 minutes

Thursday, July 16 at 7:00 pm on 12.1

additional airdates

  • Friday, July 17 at 12:00 am on 12.1

upcoming episodes

    No upcoming episodes scheduled at this time

past episodes

    No past episode information

series description

No series description available