This role-playing game is designed to simulate the political and economic problems of the Gilded Age in American History. Each student portrays either a Business Leader, Politician, or Common Man. Every turn, students will earn tokens as income, and have the opportunity to take Actions to improve their situation. Students will have to analyze their potential actions and make the best possible choice. They will also be faced with the stark reality that millions of American workers lived in the years leading up to the twentieth century.