Category Archives: American History

Understanding Society: Daniel Little- Liberalism and Hate-Based Extremism: The History of The Dixiecrat Democrats

Dixiecrats “Understanding Society: Daniel Little- Liberalism and Hate-Based Extremism With all due respect to Daniel Little and I am …” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat With all due respect to Daniel Little and I am … Continue reading

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TIME: Lilly Rothman- See What Happened When Feminists Squared Off With Hugh Hefner in 1970

TIME: Lilly Rothman- See What Happened When Feminists Squared Off With Hugh Hefner in 1970 I liked what they did in the video by separating the feminists from the militant feminists. Feminists, at least by definition are people who support … Continue reading

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Hezakya Mixologist: The Tenement- Life In Chicago’s Black Ghetto 1967

Source: This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus At risk of sounding political, but I’ll also be factual here, what you see in this film and community is the failures of public housing in America. And essentially forced … Continue reading

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Hezakya Mixologist-CBS News 1968 Special- Black History: Lost, Stolen or Strayed, Starring Bill Cosby

Source: This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I think the point of this film is that a lot that has been written about African-Americans about American history has been incorrect and stuff that is true about the … Continue reading

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Bach Feuer: The Morton Downey Jr. Show- Jerry Falwell and the Christian Right

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat In the late 1980s starting in around 1987 I believe the TV evangelism was taking a big hit in America because of scandals that some of their TV reverends were under. … Continue reading

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CBS News: Video: See it Now: Edward R. Murrow on Senator Joe McCarthy: No Fear From 1954

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger This was not commentary on Edward R. Murrow’s part, but Ed Murrow accurately describing the dangerous actions of Senator Joe McCarthy who was the Chairman of the Select Committee … Continue reading

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Crash Course: John Green- The 1960s in America: Crash Course US History

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat It would be impossible to write out and cover the entire 1960s decade in one blog post. For one I wasn’t born in the decade and didn’t live in the decade … Continue reading

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