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The Chicago Platform, What is it, Peace or War

A political cartoon depicting Presidential candidates attempting to support a failing wooden platform, on the broken planks of wood the captions read: "Peace Plank", "Anything or Nothing", "Armistice." , "Secession", "Union", "Disunion". The literal use of political language; platforms and planks.

A plank, as it is used in politics, is one of the policies in a political party's platform.

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