IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- SEPTEMBER 10, 1968- HENRY KISSINGER BEGINS HIS RELATIONSHIP WITH RICHARD MILHOUS NIXON

  It was fifty years ago today- September 10, 1968- a Harvard Professor named Henry Kissinger- an expert on foreign policy- began his relationship with then Republican Presidential nominee Richard […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION ENDS- HUMPHREY/ MUSKIE IS THE DEMOCRATIC TICKET/ VIOLENCE CONTINUES OUTSIDE

It was fifty years ago today- August 29, 1968- the Democratic National Convention would end- but not before Vice President Hubert Humphrey accepted the nomination, his running mate would be […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- AUGUST 28, 1968- SEN. RIBICOFF VS MAYOR DALEY –‘GESTAPO LIKE TACTICS”

When U.S. Senator Abraham Ribicoff of Connecticut gave his nominating speech for George McGovern on the convention floor- August 28, 1968- he gave Mayor Daley of Chicago the business. The […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- AUGUST 26, 1968- THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION BEGINS IN CHICAGO

  It was fifty years ago today- August 22, 1968-Chicago Mayor Richard “Dick”¬† Daley opened the Democratic National Convention¬† at the International Amphitheater in Chicago, Illinois and all hell was […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- AUGUST 7, 1968– RICHARD MILHOUS NIXON WINS THE REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATION

  It was fifty years ago today- August 7, 1968 in Miami Beach, Florida- former Vice President and 1960 failed presidential candidate Richard Milhous Nixon completed one of the greatest […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY–SATURDAY JUNE 8, 1968 FOLLOWING FUNERAL IN NEW YORK TRAIN TAKES SENATOR ROBERT KENNEDY FROM NEW YORK TO WASHINGTON, D.C.

On this day June 8, 1968- fifty years ago- following the funeral service at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City- the body of slain Senator Robert Kennedy was taken […]

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