::1968 Democratic National Convention protest activity
The 1968 Democratic National Convention had a significant amount of protest activity. In 1967, counterculture protest groups had been promising to come to Chicago and disrupt the convention, and the city promised to maintain law and order. For eight days, protesters and the Chicago Police Department fought in the streets of Chicago while the US Democratic Party met at the convention in the International Amphitheater.
1968 Democratic National Convention protest activity sections
Intro Youth International Party's involvement National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam's involvement Mayor Daley and the City Permits The Convention See also References External links Further reading
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