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Kent State: The Day The War Came Home

47 minutes 40 seconds

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Kent State University, Ohio, May 4, 1970; 13 seconds, 67 bullets, 9 wounded, 4 dead. Former students and Ohio National Guardsmen reflect on the events of May 1-4, 1970, that led to the shooting at Kent State University. Archival footage, photos, and individual reminiscences evoke the emotional responses to student protests over the United States' involvement in Southeast Asia.

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Runtime: 47 minutes 40 seconds

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    U'Vonna W. (Chattanooga, OK)
    May 12th, 2021 at 09:21 AM

    Personal accounts of actual participants in the protest are helpful in understanding the conflict of the time and place in history.

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    U'Vonna W. (Chattanooga, OK)
    January 14th, 2015 at 09:15 AM

    Real life people expressing the emotions and politics of this time in history.