Category Archives: civil rights movement

Race and the race for the White House

Published in the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel on Tuesday, October 30, 2012, under “Racism and the race: It seems that some can’t accept a black president.” I finished reading Alistair Cooke’s “The American Home Front: 1941-1942” during a recent flight to San … Continue reading

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On the Fall of the Spring of 1964

In the early spring of 1964 I was in advanced flight training at  Naval Air Station Whiting Field, a few miles north of Milton, a small city 20  miles northeast of Pensacola, in Florida’s panhandle. Advanced flight training  was as … Continue reading

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