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The Role of Dissent in a Democracy: Lessons from Kent State University
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians analyze the 1970 Kent State shootings to discuss the role dissent plays in a democracy. After viewing a detailed PowerPoint presentation, learners express their desire for change via a medium of their choice.
Should the National Guard Have Been Called in to Kent State?
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
May 4, 1970. The Kent State shootings, also known as the May 4 Massacre, rocked the nation. Ohio National Guardsmen, called to the Kent State campus by Governor James Rhodes, fired on unarmed college students, killing four and wounding...