How to use Populist in a sentence

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  • A Populist was elected governor and was re-elected in 1900.

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  • After 1873 he practised law in Chicago, was the Democratic candidate for governor of Illinois in 1880, became a Populist in 1894, and defended the railway strikers in Chicago in the same year.

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  • In 1891 the Populist party was organized, but it never succeeded in securing a majority of the votes in the state.

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  • The regular Democratic ticket was elected and the new party was then merged into the Populist party.

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  • The one-time revolutionary socialists had adopted the role of populist nationalism using catchwords taken from socialist programs.

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  • Data mining help starts a fire millionthe same Populist into this category.

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  • The tragic thing is that the only serious political force which is today ' alive ' is the new Populist Right.

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  • Populist nationalism must be a movement which aims to reduce the burden of taxation on the vast majority of the workforce.

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  • Populist sentiment to appease, no Daily Mail clamor.

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  • Populist politician could be Peru.

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  • Populist appeal has no doubt contributed to the political ' success ' of the present regime.

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  • This is an unashamedly Populist book, written to bring his notions of the digital revolution to a mass audience.

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  • They helped increase the BNP vote by stirring race, but they were too Populist for the people.

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  • We need policy which is principled, not Populist.

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  • It revels in its schmaltz and is shamelessly Populist.

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  • Comments about the book stock Selection is somewhat Populist at the expense of classics.

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  • Television, too, has become radically more Populist than it was even 20 years ago.

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  • But their role is to do precisely that - gather reliable information, not engage in Populist rhetoric like Sarkozy.

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  • As a means of asserting their views effectively, the citizens, irrespective of party, organized local silver clubs, and these eventually led to the formation of the Silver party of Nevada, which drafted a " platform " and nominated a state ticket and presidential electors who were instructed to support the Populist national ticket.

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  • The movement of the Patrons of Industry (1874), growing into the Grange, Farmers' Alliance, and finally into the People's (Populist) party (see Farmers' Movement), was perhaps of greatest importance.

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  • But their role is to do precisely that - gather reliable information, not engage in populist rhetoric like Sarkozy.

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  • In 1900 he was nominated for the presidency by the Democratic, Silver Republican, and Populist party conventions; but although "imperialism" was declared to be the paramount issue, he had insisted that the "platforms" should contain explicit advocacy of free-coinage, and this declaration, combined with the popularity of President McKinley, the Republican candidate for re-election, again turned the scales against him.

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  • It has since been consistently Democratic. The supremacy of the party was threatened for a time by the growth of Populism, but the danger was ayoided by the acceptance of free silver, and the partial adoption of the Populist local programme.

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  • The striptease represented a return to the flash-and-tickle approach of populist vaudeville dancers.

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