Tag Archives: Students For a Democratic Society

The Film Archives: Book TV- U.S. Representative Bobby Rush- Interviewing Catherine Wilkerson: ‘The Legacy of The Weather Underground & The New Left Movement of The 1960s’

“Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) was a student activist movement in the United States that was one of the main representations of the New Left. The organization developed and expanded rapidly in the mid-1960s before dissolving at its last … Continue reading

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Black Rose Books: Dimitrios Roussopoulos- The New Left: Legacy and Continuity

Source: Black Rose Books: Dimitrios Roussopoulos- The New Left: Legacy and Continuity I think I agree with Dimitrios Roussopoulos on just about everything here. Pre-1960 or so, the Left in America, as least the Center-Left, was made up for Liberals and … Continue reading

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Allan Gregg: Video: Tom Hayden on His Life as a Political Activist

. I was hoping this interview would be about if not mostly about if not the whole thing being about the 1960s. The New Left, anti-war movement, the Vietnam War and everything else from that period. Especially since Allan Gregg … Continue reading

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Josh Glass: Video: HBO’s The Newsroom: The Tea Party Explained

. Will McAvoy with an interesting explanation of the Tea Party. I would put it differently because similar to the Left in America, where I am on the center-left as a Liberal and New Democrat, the Tea Party is a … Continue reading

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Human Events: Opinion: George Will: “When Liberals Become Scolds”: How the JFK Assassination Changed the American Left

This post was originally posted at FreeStatePlus on WordPress, October, 2013 Human Events: Opinion: George Will: When Liberals Become Scolds I agree with George Will that the assassination of President John F. Kennedy changed America and changed the Left in … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Roger Dolittle: Video: Revolution Volume I: The Late 60s

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press on Blogger Radicalism is certainly not new in American history. This country was certainly not founded by Moderates. But radical Liberals and Libertarians who wanted to be free from the … Continue reading

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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

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