HIUS 222 Discussion 1 Liberty University
Topic: 1877 Railroad Strike
One of the objectives in history, as a Christian, is to draw conclusions based on the known evidence as opposed to drawing conclusions based on emotions or preconceived ideas (see Luke 1:1–4). Based on the evidence provided in the case study about the 1877 Railroad Strike, did the railroad companies or the workers have the strongest argument? Why or why not?