Social Movements in America - Page 3

Questions
  • What did hippies do to show their disapproval of mainstream values?
  • What scandal proved to be President Nixon's undoing.?
  • What fashion trend did President Kennedy inspire in the 1960s?
  • What was most valued by members of the counterculture?
  • What impact do you think the name "Students for a Democratic Society" had on people?
  • What is the main reason so many Great Society programs became law during the Johnson presidency?
  • In 1964, what issue did the Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) focus on?
  • What was one of the most active protest groups in 1968?
  • What cultural contribution did the Beat generation make?
  • Which book led movement to protect the environment?
  • What was Roe vs. Wade?
  • What challenges did women encounter in the workplace at the end of the twentieth century?
  • What group of people were the Great Society programs benefiting?
  • What did the government seek to do by following the Termination Policy?
  • What was a major goal of the American Indian Movement (AIM)?
  • The Ohio National Guard shot and killed student anti-war protestors on the campus of what college in 1970?
  • Who was shot and killed in Memphis in 1968 as he stood on the balcony of his motel?
  • How was the Altamont concert different from the Woodstock Festival?
  • Why was the Ku Klux Klan formed?
  • Allegations of voter fraud in the 1960 presidential election occurred in which two states?