RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 29586572 LA Closed-captioned. T1 We have a plan A1 Goldfarb, Lyn., Morton, Joe,, Fayer, Steve,, Blackside, Inc., British Broadcasting Corporation., Television Service., WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), PBS Video., PB PBS Video PP Alexandria, VA YR 1993 AB By 1934, as the nation grappled with the Great Depression, challenges to the New Deal from both sides of the political spectrum began to appear. Despite new government programs, unrest was increasing, especially in California, where the socialist, Upton Sinclair, ran for governor promising to turn idle land and factories into self-governing cooperatives. Sinclair's campaign ended in defeat, but one year later President Roosevelt's signing of the Social Security Act signaled America's emergence as a modern welfare state. Primarily uses interviews and historical film footage to portray the era.