“The American people will never knowingly adopt Socialism. But under the name of ‘liberalism’ they will adopt every fragment of the Socialist program, until one day America will be a Socialist nation, without knowing how it happened.”

Socialist Party presidential candidate Norman Thomas

Thursday, August 18, 2011

The plusses and minuses of the 19th amendment

On this date in 1920 the US ratified the 19th Amendment which moved womens' right forward by giving them the right to vote, but it set sandwich making back by generations.

1 comment:

Bill said...

Without female voters, I suspect LBJ would have been the last Dem president.