The Revolutionist: Eugene V. Debs

The Revolutionist: Eugene V. Debs

The Revolutionist: Eugene V. Debs

The Revolutionist: Eugene V. Debs

Special | 56m 49s

Explore the life and times of labor leader and presidential candidate Eugene V. Debs.

Alternately loved and reviled, Eugene Victor Debs was a passionate labor leader, a progressive political figure, and a formidable speaker in a time of great change in the United States. Explore Debs' story, from his early years in Terre Haute, Indiana, to the nationwide Pullman Strike in 1894, to his five runs for President of the United States.

The Revolutionist: Eugene V. Debs is a local public television program presented by WFYI.