Posts Tagged: Fourth of July

  • Should Memorial Day be Redefined?

    Should Memorial Day be Redefined?

    On the first Memorial Day, people decorated the graves of those lost in the American Civil war with flowers. U.S. Senator, John A. Logan, played a big role in making this commemoration an official national holiday called Decoration Day. As time went on and more wars were fought, the name was changed to Memorial Day. In 1968, the