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HST203: The Era of Dreams and Discontent


Catherine McNeur

on 14 May 2018

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Transcript of HST203: The Era of Dreams and Discontent

The Era of Dreams & Discontent
John F. Kennedy's Inauguration, January 1961
We stand today on the edge of
a New Frontier--the frontier of
the 1960s, the frontier of
unknown opportunities and
perils, the frontier of unfilled
hopes and unfilled threats.
Andy Warhol
Cold War in 1961
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Berlin Wall
Greensboro Sit-In (1960)
Ella Baker
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (1960)
Gordon Parks, photographer
Birmingham, Alabama (1963)
Birmingham, 1963
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963)
Sixteenth Avenue Baptist Church bombing (1963)
Assassination of JFK, 1963
Lyndon B. Johnson Becomes President (1963)
1964 Civil Rights Act
1965 Voting Rights Act
1965 Immigration and
Nationality Act
Vietnam War
My Lai Massacre (1968)
Napalm and Agent Orange
Anti-War Protests
Black Power
Stokely Carmichael
Malcolm X
Black Panthers (founded 1965)
Tet Offensive
Assassination of Martin Luther King in Memphis, TN
Campus Protests
UC Berkeley (1968)
Robert F. Kennedy's Assassination
Chicago Riots outside Democratic National Convention
Election of 1968
Angela Davis
1963: JFK sends 16,000 troops
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