Tom Hayden’s Prescient & Still Relevant Port Huron Statement

By G. Pascal Zachary for Alternet. The Port Huron statement, named after the city in Michigan where SDS leaders met in June 1962, presented a sharp break with political dissent in America. For [...]

1968 ‘Black Power Salute’ Sparked Ongoing Miscarriage Of Justice

By Allen Barra, www.truthdig.com -

By Allen Barra for Truth Dig - C. Robert “Bob” Paul Jr. was one of the most interesting sports figures you probably never heard of. He was born in 1918 and died near his home on Long Island in [...]

Moving Toward Two Societies, Black & White, Separate & Unequal

By History Matters, www.historymatters.gmu.com -

President Lyndon Johnson formed an 11-member National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders in July 1967 to explain the riots that plagued cities each summer since 1964 and to provide [...]