Babies strapped in seats in 747 Jumbo jet enroute Clark Air Base (Philippines) to LAX. Photo: Robert Stinnett / Oakland Tribune, April 12, 1975.    This was part of the orphan airlift, called “Operation Babylift” from Vietnam to the US that took place in 1975, primarily by World Airways.    Via The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California

Some random historical pictures for you guys, enjoy!

Babies strapped in seats in 747 Jumbo jet enroute Clark Air Base (Philippines) to LAX. Photo: Robert Stinnett / Oakland Tribune, April 12, 1975. This was part of the orphan airlift, called “Operation Babylift” from Vietnam to the US that took place in 1975, primarily by World Airways. Via The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California

In 1901 a woman in Poiters, France was found having been confined to her room for 24 years by her mother. How sad!

In 1901 a woman in Poiters, France was found having been confined to her room for 24 years by her mother. How sad!

This WW2 worker in a Van Nuys CA factory in 1944 soon started calling herself Marilyn Monroe...

This WW2 worker in a Van Nuys CA factory in 1944 soon started calling herself Marilyn Monroe...

This is true Love. Sent to WWII only months after getting married, separated for 40 months, wounded in Iwo Jima, married for 71 years. 15 children. 49 grandchildren. 32 great-grandchilren. Ruth Todd kisses her "lovey" William goodbye.

This is true Love. Sent to WWII only months after getting married, separated for 40 months, wounded in Iwo Jima, married for 71 years. 15 children. 49 grandchildren. 32 great-grandchilren. Ruth Todd kisses her "lovey" William goodbye.

Vietnam Vets protesting the war occupy the Statue of Liberty. 1971.

Vietnam Vets protesting the war occupy the Statue of Liberty. 1971.

If you don't know history, then you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part of a tree. ― Michael Crichton

Hate is taught.

Picture of a white child curiously touching the shield of a black riot cop during a KKK protest. No one is born a racist.

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