History 12 – Protest movements

Protest movements in the 1960s and 1980s
1960s – possible topics

– civil rights in United States: Vietnam War protests; Hippie movement; Student riots
– France 1968 and in the U. S. A. 1968; Environmental movement – beginning of
-GreenPeace,  Anti-Nuclear testing

1980’s – possible topics

fall of communism – in Poland and Russia, opening of Berlin Wall (1989);
anti-American protests in Iran; IRA in northern Ireland and Britain;
Green peace environmental protests,; China -Tian’anmen Square (1989)

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Posted on May 29, 2013





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