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Documents by Eugene V. Debs

Eugene V. Debs wrote the following documents and speeches:

  • Craft Unionism - A Speech Delivered by Eugene V Debs in Chicago on November 23, 1905; resissued October 1909 - (PDF File).
  • Class Unionism - A Speech Delivered by Eugene V Debs in South Chicago on November 24, 1905; resissued October 1909 - (PDF File).
  • Revolutionary Unionism - A Speech Delivered by Eugene V Debs in Chicago on November 25, 1905; resissued Sept. 1909 - (PDF File).
  • Industrial Unionism - A Speech Delivered by Eugene V Debs at Grand Central Palace in New York City on December 10, 1905. - (PDF File).
  • You Railroad Men - by Eugene V Debs, 1906 - (PDF File).
  • The Issue - by Eugene V Debs, 1908 - (PDF File).
  • The Federal Government and the Chicago Strike - by Eugene V Debs, 1910 - (PDF File).
  • Danger Ahead - by Eugene V Debs, 1911 - (PDF File).

"The issue is Socialism versus Capitalism. I am for Socialism because I am for humanity. We have been cursed with the reign of gold long enough. Money constitutes no proper basis of civilisation. The time has come to regenerate society—we are on the eve of a universal change."

--Eugene V. Debs