Raucous, Radical 60s & 70s

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Izzy Quinn, born and raised Irish Catholic (now in recovery) in upstate NY, is a former 60s wild child. She is author of Bad Trip, a book about those experiences, and her escape from the demoralized, disorganized mess that was the U.S. Army right after the Vietnam War. This board is a nostalgic trip through those years.

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Frank Sinatra was a big activist in the civil rights movement, refusing to stay at hotels that didn't allow "Blacks". Even using his mafia ties to help get labor unions behind JFK because he knew they shared the same opinions on equal rights. Who knew? Frank Sinatra Mugshot, Young Frank Sinatra, Frank Sinatra Poster, Franck Sinatra, Celebrity Mugshots, Tv Star, Public Enemies, James Brown, Married Woman

Top Ten Things That Make Frank Sinatra Cool

When it comes to crooners, they don't get any cooler than Frank Sinatra. Over the course of his 60-year career, "Old Blue Eyes" won a dozen Grammy Awards, three Academy Awards, and recorded 297 singles, including hits like "Theme from New York, New York," "My Way," and "Strangers in the...

Sean Flynn, son of Errol Flynn and photojournalist who went missing in Cambodia during the Vietnam War. Sean Flynn, Photographie Leica, Vietnam War Photos, Errol Flynn, North Vietnam, War Photography, Famous Photographers, Street Photographers, We Are The World

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Sean Flynn disappeared with fellow war photographer Dana Stone during an assignment for TIME magazine in Cambodia on April 6, 1970. It is as...

Vintage Helicopters Bob Hope and Connie Stevens entertaining the troops on a USO tour 1969 - Always enjoyed Bob and Connie Stevens was everyone's darling. Vietnam History, Vietnam War Photos, Vietnam Veterans, Vietnam Tours, Classic Hollywood, Old Hollywood, Hollywood Icons, Hollywood Glamour, Hollywood Stars

Bob Hope and Connie Stevens entertaining the troops on a USO tour 1969 - Always enjoyed Bob and Connie Stevens was everyone's darling.

Catherine Leroy, War Photographer starting with the Vietnam war. She was taken a prisoner of war. When released she continued to be a war photographer until her death in Vietnam War Photos, North Vietnam, Vietnam Veterans, Vietnam History, American War, American Soldiers, American Veterans, Military Women, Modern History

Cathrine Leroy Female Combat Photographer

I Remember hearing stories of the Woman combat photographer who jumped into combat with the 2nd Battalion 503 Infantry 173d Airborne Brigade in vietnam, The Battalion Commander Robert Sigho…

A tribute to the Vietnam War. "No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam. Vietnam History, Vietnam War Photos, Navy Military, Military Women, History Online, Us History, North Vietnam, American Red Cross, Female Soldier

The Vietnam War Era

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Huey Percy Newton Mug-shot. Co-founded Black Panther Party 1966 Political Activist A Prime Remast Black Panther Party, Angela Davis, Sierra Leone, Sheriff, Black Panthers Movement, Civil Rights Leaders, By Any Means Necessary, Black History Facts, Strange History

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"The revolution has always been in the hands of the young. The young always inherit the revolution." -Huey Newton

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Food Fight: Mexico Targets American Corn In Trump 'Trade War'

NAFTA rewrite may be a 'Tortilla War' for American corn growers.

Jefferson is celebrated as a champion of a free press. But he also wrote that “nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper. History Teachers, Us History, History Museum, List Of Us Presidents, University Of Virginia, Head Of State, Colonial Williamsburg, Thomas Jefferson, Declaration Of Independence

Analysis | Memo to Donald Trump: Thomas Jefferson invented hating the media

Jefferson is celebrated as a champion of a free press. But he also wrote that “nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper."

Russia was behind a plot to kill Montenegro’s pro-Western former prime minister to stop the country from joining Nato, senior British government officials have claimed. Montenegro, Parliamentary Elections, Irish Catholic, Resume Services, Blue Streaks, Attorney General, Vietnam War, Presidents, Federal

Russia 'plotted to assassinate Montenegro's prime minister and overthrow government'

Such a massacre could have tipped country into civil war and derailed any hopes it had of joining Nato and EU

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A Month of President Trump, by the Numbers

A by-the-numbers look at some of Donald Trump's early activity as president.