1968 Lessons and Legacy
The panelists discussed the highlights of 1968, including the Vietnam War, the demonstrations, the culture, and the election of President Nixon.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Todd Gitlin Professor New York University->Sociology Department
- Peter S. Prichard Editor-in-Chief (Former) USA Today
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