Why on earth do we care about Mitt Romney's memories of MLK and the civil rights movement?
The pattern of conservative lying in and around Supreme Court decisions in recent decades has precedents in some of the worst cases of the 19th Century. Part one looked at Dred Scott. We now look at Plessy v Ferguson.
March 30, 1965. In-depth look at the major stories of the day. Terrorist bombing of U.S. Embassy in Saigon. White House weighs retaliation options. HUAC turns its attention to the KKK and other domestic terrorist groups. Man convicted of robbery and murder and sentenced in absentia in 1920 turns up and faces trial 45 years later. And Charles De Gaulle launched tirade against French Scientists speaking English.