Focus on the 60s - How We Lived
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MS Senator EUGENE MCCARTHY (D-MN) at the stump, speaking out against the war: "How many men must die to justify some 23,000 Americans & hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese who died to prove some questionable issue or idea of the past. Mr. Moyers says that the Vice-President has private doubts about the war. There comes a time when the private doubts of a public man must become public doubts." MS/CU college students burning dollar bills in protest of corporate sponsorship of the Vietnam War. TLS/MSs student strike (anti-war protest) at Columbia University, 1968. MSs leftist students protesting Vietnam war in Paris, 1968; large crowds filling streets; peaceful. TLS/MSs Chicago police violently breaking up daytime anti-war protest in Grant Park, during the 1968 Democratic National Convention; CUs battered & bloody protesters being hauled away by police & paramedics. TLS/MSs cops violently subduing anti-war protesters in the streets of Chicago during the 68 DNC, making arrests, throwing yippies into paddy wagons, night.