Saturday, October 21, 2017

Tag: Civil Rights

On This Day, in 1957, President Eisenhower Used the U.S. Army...

On This Day (Sept 25th), in 1957, President Eisenhower used the U.S. Army to escort the Little Rock Nine into Little Rock Central High...

History of the Unknown Scout

There is a legend, a tale of sorts. This legend would come shortly after the time of Jack the Ripper. In fact, this story...

Montgomery Bus Boycott

If you haven't already, make sure that you check out my last post: History Leading Up to the Montgomery Bus Boycott. With E.D. Nixon, Jo...

History Leading Up to the Montgomery Bus Boycott

There is an intricate and lengthy timeline of planned events that lead up the Montgomery Bus Boycott. I personally was always under the impression...

Montgomery Bus Boycott / My Experience

As I headed to Florida today for my summer vacation, I was fortunate enough to take a small field-trip to the Montgomery Bus Boycott...

History of Healthcare Reform, Part II

If you haven't already, check out Part I from yesterday! In 1929, a company was formed, Blue Cross, whose founder, Justin Ford Kimball, saw a need for...