Saturday, June 26, 2010
Today in History
"On June 25th, 222 years ago, Virginia ratified the US Constitution. As you all know, Virginia is presently embroiled in an important legal battle to defend that very document against overreaches by the federal government."
On this day in 1939, Margaret Sanger, the founder of Planned Parenthood announced the organization’s new “Negro Project” in response to requests from southern state public health officials—men not generally known at that time for their racial equanimity. “The mass of Negroes"...