Robert M. La Follette

Robert Marion "Fighting Bob" La Follette Sr.  served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, was the Governor of Wisconsin, and was a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin from 1906 to 1925. He founded The Progressive Magazine, called La Follette's Weekly, in 1909.

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Jan 9, 2018 10:00 AM Dispatches

This is what April 22 is all about. Treasures from our archives including Denis Hayes, Barry Commoner, Ralph Nader, and Gaylord Nelson. more

Apr 21, 2017 1:52 PM Dispatches

..."the inherent right of people to security to life, liberty, and the enjoyment by the people of the gains of their own industry." more

Sep 4, 2016 5:02 PM Dispatches

Italy under Mussolini is no doubt a serious menace to world peace. more

Jul 19, 2007 3:48 PM Magazine

In these days whenever an American citizen presumes to question the justification, either in law or morals, of our participation in the European war, he is at once denounced by the war party and the war press as disloyal to the country. more

Jun 1, 1917 6:46 PM Magazine