Harvard scientist, dropout introduced LSD- a new freedom to expand your consciousness; 1967: Human Be- In in San Francisco- 20,000 urged to "turn on, tune in, drop out."
Group of American who didn't protest; compliant with the gov.; Aterm used by Nixon to indicate his belief that the great body of Americans supported his polices and that those who demonstrated against the involvement of the united states in the Vietnam war amounted to only noisy minority
Withdraw American troops by shifting burden of fighting to South Vietnam's army (ARVN)
57 satellite Russians brought into space; prompted "race for space"
In Europe- Free west vs. Communist east
Peaceful Coexistence (Nixon)
June 17, 1972; Break in of DNC headquarters at ____ complex; 5 men- "plumbers" arrested while attempting to photograph documents and placing bug device in offices
American and british sent food and supplies to Berliners
1971-1972; American table tennis players go to China 1 year, then to U.S.; Way to provide diplomacy among 2 countries ( built relationships among the two); bridged ago between the two
Ping Pong Diplomacy
5/4/70; 66 bullets in 13 seconds by Ohio National Guard; 12:25 pm; 4 dead: Allison Krause, Jeff Miller, Sandy Scheuler and William Schroeder; 9 other wounded; Marry Ann Vecchio- 14 year old protestor runaway from FL
Kent State shootings
5/15/70; Enrollment 4,300; Opposed to war, racism in MS, tensions with residents there; Philip Gibbs- 21 year pre law, James Earl Green-17 year old track athlete; 12 others wounded