Monthly Archives: August 2017

REAL Democracy History Calendar: August 14 – 20

August 14 1958 – Death of Mary Ritter Beard, U.S. historian “At no time, at no place, in solemn convention assembled, through no chosen agents, had the American people officially proclaimed the United States to be a democracy. The Constitution … Continue reading

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REAL Democracy History Calendar: August 7 – 13

August 7                     1890 – Birth of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn    “History has a long-range perspective. It ultimately passes stern judgment on tyrants and vindicates those who fought, suffered, were imprisoned, and died for human freedom, against political oppression and economic slavery.” … Continue reading

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