The outcome was an attempt to combine in one party organized labor, organized agriculture, and believers in the single tax.
Anyhow, he is led to approve the French doctrine of the single tax.
Outside of New York the political labor movement was not associated either with the single tax or any other "ism."
Under the influence of Henry George he became an eloquent pleader for the single tax and the nationalization of the land.
A single tax on land would be better than the present system of taxation.
The only proposed and the only possible alternative systems are Socialism and the single tax.
The single tax would not fall on all land, but only on valuable land, and on that in proportion to its value.
As in the matter of monopoly, however, so here, single tax advocates are chargeable with a certain amount of overstatement.
He then said he had never taken a single tax from the Arabs, and would gladly relinquish his intention to do so.
Rent might be terminated through the single tax, but interest could not be abolished by any mere legal prohibition.