7/30/14

Otto von Bismarck Dead, Hoffa Disappears, Stupid Henry Louis Gates Summit

On This Progressive Day: July 30
New Orleans's Democratic government orders police to raid an integrated Republican Party meeting, killing 40 people and injuring 150 (1866)

Ajoint resolution of the U.S. Congress is signed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, authorizing "In God We Trust" as the U.S. national motto (1956)

President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Social Security Act of 1965 into law, establishing Medicare and Medicaid (1965)

President B. Hussein Obama holds the so-called "beer summit" at the White House with Harvard's Henry Louis Gates and the arresting officer Sgt. James Crowley of the Cambridge Police Department, in order to address the issue of Obama stating that the police department had "acted stupidly" in arresting Gates (2009)

President B. Hussein Obama travels to the Detroit, Michigan area to promote the seizing of GM and Chrysler by BigGov, a huge taxpayer bailout, and gifting the fundamentally transformed corporations to his big labor pals at the UAW union (2010)

b: Georg Wilhelm von Siemens (1855), Eleanor Smeal (1939), Pat Schroeder (1940), Anita Hill (1956); d: Otto von Bismarck (1898), Joyce Kilmer (1918), Jimmy Hoffa - disappeared (1975), Harry F. Byrd, Jr. (2013)

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7/29/14

Benito Mussolini Born, New Socialist Workers Party Boss, Herbert Marcuse Dead

On This Progressive Day: July 29
King Umberto I of Italy is assassinated by Italian-born anarchist Gaetano Bresci (1900)

Adolf Hitler becomes leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (1921)

President B. Hussein Obama stages a so-called "Townhall Meeting" with other hard-left Progs in Raleigh, North Carolina (2009)

President B. Hussein Obama receives the World Series champion San Francisco Giants at The White House (2013)

b: Benito Mussolini (1883), Melvin Belli (1907); d: Herbert Marcuse (1979), Robert Moses (1981)

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7/28/14

Harry Bridges Born, The Great War Starts, Hugo Chávez Born

On This Progressive Day: July 28
Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia after Serbia rejects the conditions of an ultimatum sent by Austria on July 23 following the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand by Progressive Islamofascists (1914)

Diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union and Spain are established (1933)

President B. Hussein Obama reads a big speech in Edison, NJ about his job-killing 'Small Business Jobs Initiative' (2010)

b: Ludwig Andreas Feuerbach (1804), Harry Bridges (1901), Hugo Chávez (1954); d: Maximilien Robespierre (1794)

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7/27/14

Robespierre Arrested, Gertrude Stein Dead, Obama ❤ ChiComs

On This Progressive Day: July 27
Maximilien Robespierre is arrested after encouraging the execution of more than 17,000 "enemies of the Revolution" (1794)

Japanese troops occupy French Indo-China (1941)

The Supreme Soviet of the Belarusian Soviet Republic declares independence of Belarus from the Soviet Union (1990)

President B. Hussein Obama attends the U.S.–Communist China Strategic and Economic Dialogue held in Washington, D.C. (2009)

b: Norman Lear (1922), Celilia Muñoz (1962); d: Gertrude Stein (1946)

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7/26/14

Mary Jo Kopechne Born, Viva Cuba Libre, Boko Haram Rising

On This Progressive Day: July 26
The Labour Party wins the U.K. general election of July 5 by a landslide, removing Winston Churchill from power (1945)

Fidel Castro leads an unsuccessful attack on the Moncada Barracks, thus beginning the Cuban Revolution (1953)

The Progressive Islamist Nigerian group Boko Haram attacks a police station in Bauchi, leading to reprisals by the Nigeria Police Force and four days of violence across multiple cities (2009)

b: Edward Mandell House (1858), Mary Jo Kopechne (1940); d: Eva Perón (1952), W. Averell Harriman (1986)

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