Wednesday, May 27, 2009


Aung Son Suu Kyi, opposition leader in Burma, marked six years of continuous detention by Myammar's military regime today.
Most of the defense witnesses in her ongoing trail were not allowed to testify.

On May 27, 1818 Amelia Jenks Bloomer, a suffragist and reformer was born in Homer New York. She popularized the garment named after her.
Susan B. Anthony once wore bloomers to a speech and she was booed even more than usual. Her supporters begged her to not wear them again.

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