Sunday, October 29, 2006

Forgotten Civil Rights History

This is an interesting bit about a monument to forgotten history in Wichita, Kansas. 19 months before the famous Greensboro sit-ins, some young blacks successfully changed the policy in a drugstore, allowing them to be served as any normal customer.

Read more about it here.

Long before the NAACP and Democrats turned civil rights into a partisan issue, there were some real things to be proud of, regardless of party.


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