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On the 5th of September 1901 President William McKinley was assassinated by anarchist Leon Czolgosz. In spite of organised anarchist violence being a hallmark of this era, it has always been contended that Czolgosz acted alone. Today’s guest, history professor John Koerner contests this narrative. In his book, The Secret Plot to Kill McKinley, Professor Koerner peels back the layers to reveal a wider anarchist, and perhaps ultimately Republican Party plot, to dispense with America’s 25th President..



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