Interesting fact: one of the books was the works of the Jewish poet Heinrich Heine, who in 1822 wrote the prophetic words: "Where they burn books, they will in the end, burn human beings."
|A painting of Heine by Moritz Daniel Oppenheim|
Yes, the guy was crazy... or, was he?
On this day in 1973, the Bilderberg Group met for the first time. Within months, we had the results: the oil shock/hoax of 1973 in which oil went from $3 to $12. Yes, it was raining money for the greedy sons-bitches.
Finally, on this day in 1872, the "Equal Rights" party selected Victoria Woodhull to run for president. Her vice president mate was none of than Frederick Douglas. That's right folks, 1872!
Looks like the fight for justice has been going on for a while now: now hasn't it.