Good News on This Day in History – June 20

Good News on This Day in History – June 20

On this day 100 years ago, the ACLU was founded to focus on freedom of speech, primarily for anti-war protesters in response to controversial raids that saw thousands arrested in matters which violated their constitutional protection. It soon expanded its scope to include protecting the free speech rights of artists … Read more

Good News in History, June 10 – Good News Network

Good News in History, June 10 – Good News Network

85 years ago today, Alcoholics Anonymous was founded in Akron, Ohio, by Bill Wilson—who, the previous day, drank his last drink. He co-founded it with Dr. Bill Smith who helped form AA’s Twelve Step program of spiritual and character development to enable its members to “stay sober and help other … Read more

Good News on This Day in History – May 15

Good News on This Day in History – May 15

115 years ago today, Las Vegas was officially founded as a city, when 110 acres was auctioned to ready buyers, and later became downtown. With the revenue coming down both railways that intersected there, the area of Las Vegas was quickly growing. At that time, several parts of the valley … Read more