Tag Archives: Baby Boom

David Hoffman: ‘This Ordinary Man Didn’t Get The Sexual Revolution’

Source:The New Democrat  “My subscribers have been asking me to, on occasion, post a complete interview without edits. This is one. The person asking the questions is my co-executive producer on my television series on the 1960s. The interview was … Continue reading

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ACLU: A Supreme Court Fight For Students Free Speech Rights- The Story of John and Mary Beth Tinker

Source:The New Democrat If you look at American political culture from the 1960s and 70s, they have a lot of things in common with the Millennial’s today in the sense that they both have serious leanings on the Left ( … Continue reading

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Salon: Timothy Denevi- Hunter S. Thompson in Chicago, 1968: ‘The Battle For The Democratic Party’s Soul’

Source: The New Democrat If 1967 was the summer of love, then 1968 was the summer of discontentment, revolution, upheaval, whatever other big words that you prefer to voice a national unhappiness with the country and how things were going. … Continue reading

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Anders Jacobson: George Carlin- On Some Cultural Issues

Source: The New Democrat I like George Carlin’s point about motivation because it would be one thing if you had someone advising to do the right thing because of these reasons and they know what they’re talking about because they … Continue reading

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CNN: Special Preview- The Radical Story of Patty Hearst: Story of The Symbionese Liberation Army

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I believe to understand the kidnapping of Patty Hearst and the Symbionese Liberation Army, you have to understand the 1970s especially the early and mid 1970s. I don’t want to … Continue reading

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Newsweek: Opinion- David Friend: Before Donald Trump Was President, Online Sex Videos, Bill Clinton & The Naughty 90s Changed America

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review Now that I think about it and this Newsweek article that was written by David Friend contributed to it and even though he didn’t argue this himself, but the more … Continue reading

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Vanity Fair: Rich Cohen: ‘Why Generation X Might Be Our Last, Best Hope’

Source:The Daily Review  “Demographics are destiny. We grew up in the world and mind of the baby-boomers simply because there were so many of them. They were the biggest, easiest, most free-spending market the planet had ever known. What they … Continue reading

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Fora-TV: Peter Coyote- Sleeping Where I Fall: Where The Counterculture Prevails

Source: Fora-TV: Peter Coyote- Where The Counterculture Prevails I think Peter Coyote hit on the head so to speak and I’m not sure what I can add to it. Other than to point out why I believe he is right. If … Continue reading

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FORA-TV: Brian Doherty- ‘1960s Counterculture and Libertarianism’

Source:FORA-TV– Reason Magazine editor Brian Doherty, at Cody’s Books in Berkeley, California talking about his book. “Reason Magazine Senior Editor Brian Doherty discusses the eccentric founders of the Innovator, a counterculture libertarian zine from the 1960’s. Brian Doherty considers “Radicals … Continue reading

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Safvio: Bill Clinton- His Life

Source:Safvio– from a DVD about President William J. Clinton (Democrat, Arkansas) 42nd President of the United States. “His Life” follows Bill Clinton through his college days as a war protester, his years of purported womanizing as governor of Arkansas, his … Continue reading

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