(via Twitter) ” Chicago, 1957: a couple who moved into an all-white neighborhood looking at graffiti in front of their home. “
mapsontheweb: Tourist map of Yugoslavia Detailed Booklet brochure on Cultural-Historical Monuments, 1982. Published by Yugoslav National T...
“theswinginsixties: 1960s Vietnam War protestors. ”
Berkeley campus, 1970 | Retronaut
Let's not forget
In 1981 the Chinese Communist Party officially repudiated the 1966-76 Cultural Revolution, when Mao Zedong mobilised young Red Guards to rebel against their parents, teachers and intellectuals, leading to the deaths, torture and humiliation of millions. Although public discussion of this chaotic time has been discouraged, there are signs this may be changing http://econ.st/Y8lS7U
historicaltimes: “A side by side of Joseph Stalin and his body double Felix Dadaev 1940 ”
“sixtieshistory: National Guardsmen in Newark, NJ on July 14, 1967. 23 people were killed and 700 hurt in riots that sprung from a false rumor that police had killed an African-American cabdriver. Photo from the New York Times. Article on the riot and legacy here ”