IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- JUNE 19, 1968 THE POOR PEOPLE’S MARCH ON WASHINGTON

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. originally had the idea for a Poor People’s Campaign on Washington, D.C.  which would be an effort to gain economic justice for the poor people […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY… JUNE 5, 1968 ROBERT KENNEDY’S VICTORY SPEECH AT THE AMBASSADOR HOTEL IN LOS ANGELES/ IS SHOT AND MORTALLY WOUNDED

  Around midnight PDT Senator Robert Kennedy had been declared the winner in the California primary in a hard fought battle with Senator Eugene McCarthy.  He would enter the Embassy […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY..TUESDAY JUNE 4, 1968 SENATOR ROBERT F. KENNEDY WINS THE DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY IN CALIFORNIA

After losing the Oregon Democratic Presidential Primary a week earlier to Wisconsin Senator Eugene McCarthy-Senator Robert F. Kennedy had to win in California to stay a viable candidate. Oregon was […]

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