Kent State 25th Anniversary

Observing the 25th anniversary of the Kent State University shootings, the participants reviewed national and international events leading… read more

Observing the 25th anniversary of the Kent State University shootings, the participants reviewed national and international events leading up to the incident.

On May 4, 1970 approximately 3,000 students gathered near the university

commons to protest the U.S. invasion of Cambodia. The Ohio National

Guard had been dispatched to the Kent State campus a few days earlier

by Governor Rhodes. The guardsmen fired on the crowd killing four

and injuring nine persons. close

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Kent State 25th Anniversary

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Program ID:
64859-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Kent, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
May 4, 1995
Last Aired:
May 1, 2001

Airing Details

  • May 04, 1995 | 10:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 05, 1995 | 12:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 06, 1995 | 4:22am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 06, 1995 | 5:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 08, 1995 | 5:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 01, 2001 | 6:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 01, 2001 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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