Tagged: Virginia

It’s September 4, 1967 – You Live In L.A. – Tomorrow It’s Going To Be 92 Degrees – KRLA Says So.

September 4, 1967 – KRLA – The Jim Wood Show – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 4, 1967 – Summer of Love is over, in fact Summer in general is (theoretically) over. But in L.A., that’s when the heat starts. So here you are, first week of school, a...

FDR - 1936

April 25, 2016 – Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser Update For Monday

  The start of a new week and things are pretty slow. Unfortunately, nobody chipped in over the weekend and we’re running behind in our goal. We really need to step it up if we’re going to meet our deadline and we have 12 days to do it in. If...

Pressure

March 31, 2016 – No Pressure . . . Much

Give or take the few days off, struggling with the dreaded flu, we’re back on track and slowly getting up to speed. It’s been slow, but there’s been a lot going on to distract you from what’s going on here. The world is a busy and insane place at the...

The Past Daily Fall Fundraiser – Communique #24

The Past Daily Fall Fundraiser – Communique #24

    Day #25 – 5 days left – still at the 9% mark, hoping it can inch up in the next five days. I don’t know about you, but my in-box is jammed with appeals for donations, contributions, time, energy, effort, and action all day long. Seems one emergency...

Update 21 – Emergency Fundraiser: Final Hours

Update 21 – Emergency Fundraiser: Final Hours

It’s down to hours now. Only hours to go before I know if there is cause for panic or elation. Hours to go before the verdict is in. Yesterday we had another huge outpouring of last minute support – family and long-time friends chipping in and taking us to within...

‘Integration In The South Is Like Christianity; It’s Never Been Tried’ – Virginia Integration – August 31, 1958

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio – Virginia Integration – August 31, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Four years after the passage of Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, the question of school integration, or any civil rights legislation for that matter, was...