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ENGL& 102: Political Protest and Social Movements, with Dan Hurley: Protest Movements 1950-1980s

This page has information on some of the most significant political and social movements during the 1950s-1970s.  Many of the lessons learned from these movements have helped lay the groundwork for today's activists.  The articles linked are not in-depth or analytical but they will give you a good overview of the organizations, activities, personalities and issues involved.  If you're looking for sources with analysis, use the databases to find books and articles that will go more in-depth.

 

March on Washington, 1963