Vietnam War

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1.2 Americans Die; 300 million Americans Celebrate

Memorial Day is a solemn day to think about dead people, broken families, orphaned children, blood and ultimate scarifies. So, why do we put “Happy” in front of it? Continue reading

Freedom is Not Enough

51 years ago this week, President Johnson signed a $1 billion anti-poverty bill called the Economic Opportunity Act. “Freedom,” he said, “is not enough.” The Act initiated a range of programs including: Basic education, training and jobs for young people and work-study programs for economically challenged college students; Adult literacy and work training programs; Funding … Continue reading