Tag Archives: Hippies

LA Progressive: Opinion- W.J. Rorabaugh: Hippies Culture War: How Liberals Won The Culture War

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review The one thing That I like about the 1960s culturally other than the music, the movies and Jim Morrison, were the Hippies. And as much as todays so-called Progressives claim … Continue reading

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David Hoffman: What The 1960s Did To America

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus The 1960s was truly a revolution for American culture and politics. We go from a very conservative collectivist period from the 1940s and 50s to a period where all … Continue reading

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David Hoffman: Hippies Remember The Glory Days

Source: The New Democrat Plus If you are familiar with leftist publications like Salon, The Nation, The American Prospect, AlterNet, TruthOut and I’m sure I’ve left some other out and the Occupy Wall Street movement and what is left of it … Continue reading

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Merv Griffin Show: Dennis Hopper Interview- Easy Rider, The Last Movie: From 1971

Source: The New Democrat “Maverick actor/filmmaker Dennis Hopper appeared on the Merv Griffin Show in 1971 as a disenfranchised idealist having recently fallen from Hollywood’s good graces. After riding high on the success of “Easy Rider” he made “The Last Movie” … Continue reading

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History Channel: 1968 With Tom Brokaw

Source: FRS Daily Journal Plus 1968 was one of if not the most explosive years in American history, for good and bad. With everything that happened that year from political assassinations, with people being freed to be themselves and live the … Continue reading

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