IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY.. JUNE 24, 1968 THE POOR PEOPLE’S MARCHERS EVICTED FROM NATIONAL MALL

June 24, 1968- fifty years ago today at 11 AM Washington D.C. police enforced the U.S. Department of the Interior order to evict the 300 members of the Poor People’s […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY–JUNE 21, 1968-CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE U.S.SUPREME COURT EARL WARREN ANNOUNCES HIS RETIREMENT

  It was fifty years ago today- June 21, 1968- the Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court announced his retirement. A week earlier he had gone to the White […]

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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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