How did the new left, civil Rights Movement, and the counterculture disagree?
Hippies: The new Left was seen as youthful social rebels who remounced inner spiritual selves, refused to dedicate their lives to acquiring the smae suburban home. car. and corporate job as their parents. The hippie utopian and sharing of material resources. Drugs, Marijuana, LSD formed a big part of the counter culture. Rock music: Bob Dylan, Beatles, Woodstock 3 day music festival in NY in the summer of 69. The new left stayed with civil rights activism while the hippies stayed with political activism. Blacks were fighting for thier share of the nations wealth. A group of students formed the Young Americans for Freedom (YAF), 1960, they were strong goldwater supports in 1964 and championed limited economic regulations, states rights, respect for law and order, and staunch anticommunism. The New Left held centerstage at the time