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1968: Young Blood

56 minutes 24 seconds

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Documents the activities of the baby boomers during the '60s and '70s. Growing economies, freedom, and mobility gave rise to a new generation that rebelled against social forms, political actions, and, generally, any authority. Touches on Vietnam, its veterans, hippies, countercultures, and student protests and riots around the world.

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Runtime: 56 minutes 24 seconds

The U.S. House of Representatives with several people seated at the House Rostrum.  An American flag hangs on the wall behind them.
56 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
A Black woman wearing a nurse's uniform puts her arm around a Black boy, both smile at the camera.
56 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Teenage boy with his arm over a girl's shoulder as they walk down a school hallway. Text over the image reads, Carnel ranks in the nation's top 5% of public high schools in academics. Caption. People talking and laughing.
53 minutes 47 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Woman wearing a white blouse and black vest sits behind a desk and gestures at camera. Title card below reads, "Olga Block, Co-Founder and CEO of Basis". Caption. They wanted to get rid of me in kindergarten.
50 minutes 10 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Black and white portrait of Thomas Jefferson. Caption. Among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
13 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Wide shot of a dense residential area with hills in the distant background. Caption. That prisoners are a part of society.
11 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12
Black and white photo of Bryant's Grocery and Meat Market in between 2 Coca Cola Classic signs. Caption. A 14-year-old black boy from Chicago.
38 minutes 53 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Closeup of a girl, smiling. Caption. By seeing it, we can help stop it.
23 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Group of people sweeping and picking up trash from a sidewalk. Caption. Developing community with my neighbors.
19 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 8 - 12
Black and white photo of a crowd of Black people gathered outside a building on a tree-lined street and walking towards camera. Caption. To the state capitol in Montgomery.
54 minutes 38 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12