April 22nd: Earth Day or Lenin’s Birthday?

Originally scheduled on the vernal equinox, March 21, 1970, the date of the first Earth Day was changed to April 22, Vladimir Lenin’s birthday, the day the communist world engages in house cleaning, gardening, and various environmental projects.  Anti-communists argue that the date selection was intentional and was changed, reflecting the growing communist movement in … Continue reading April 22nd: Earth Day or Lenin’s Birthday?