Steve of CA Wrote:
Aug 30, 2012 3:57 AM
"And on a personal note– a little girl grows up in Jim Crow Birmingham – the most segregated big city in America - her parents can’t take her to a movie theater or a restaurant – but they make her believe that even though she can’t have a hamburger at the Woolworth’s lunch counter – she can be President of the United States and she becomes the Secretary of State." A number of conservatives, such as Goldwater, Reagan and Rand Paul, opposed the Civil Rights act ordering the desegregation of such establishments