Tag Archives: Anti-War Movement

Mitch: Video: Chicago 1968: The Democratic Convention

. This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStates on WordPress 1968 is when the Democratic Party changed and no longer became a Northeastern progressive party with a Southern coalition. Made up of people who basically make up the Religious-Right … Continue reading

Posted in Political Cinema | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hoover Institution: Video: Uncommon Knowledge With Peter Robinson: The Sixties With Christopher Hitchens & William F. Buckley, From 1998

. This post was originally posted at FreeStatePlus on WordPress The 1960s is a generation that I would’ve liked to experienced as an adult, but I come from one generation up, so that’s not possible. But it was really a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncommon Knowledge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

EFAN: Video: George McGovern’s 1972 Democratic Convention Acceptance Speech

EFAN: Video: George McGovern’s 1972 Democratic Convention Acceptance Speech Former U.S. Senator George McGovern, who served a total of twenty-two years in Congress. Served in the House of Representatives from 1957-61, before serving in the Kennedy Administration from 1961-63, then … Continue reading

Posted in George McGovern | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Merv Griffin Show: Video: U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy Interview: Civil Unrest, Vietnam War, in 1967

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal on WordPress Bobby Kennedy who wasn’t a Baby Boomer, more of a depression baby, doing a good job speaking for the Baby Boom generation. Not the whole generation, but certainly … Continue reading

Posted in RFK | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jack Hammond: Students For a Democratic Society- To Change The World

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal I actually believe as a current affairs blogger that todays Occupy Wall Street movement was born in the 1960s as part of what was called the New-Left. Because if you look … Continue reading

Posted in New Left | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Book Archive: The 1960s and 1970s Protest Movement Against Richard Nixon: David Dellinger & Tom Hayden

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal The Left, which is a diverse movement of Liberals such as myself who are center-left and more Progressive to Socialist Leftists in America, have been around a long time. And the … Continue reading

Posted in New Left | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mike Gardner: NBC News Lyndon Johnson’s Last Day as President in 1969

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal: Mike Gardner: NBC News Lyndon Johnson’s Last Day as President in 1969 I’m guessing Lyndon Johnson was ready to leave the presidency and had enough. 1966, was a really rough … Continue reading

Posted in LBJ Presidency | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bob Parker: Video: CBS News 1968, A Year That Changed America

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press on Blogger I think one thing that separates America and makes us stronger than anyone else is that we can go through a year like 1968 and get through it … Continue reading

Posted in Political Cinema | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Passionate Patriots: Video: 1968 DNC Nightmare in Chicago

. This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState on Blogger The Democratic Party cost themselves the presidential election of 1968 and a chance to win the White House for a third straight time and 8-10 presidential elections, going back … Continue reading

Posted in Political Cinema | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment