Learn about American protest movements through music. These links include several audio clips and highlight musical protests from WWI to today. Learn about how music is used as a form of protest in various contexts. Includes eThemes resources from Decades: 1960-1969.
This site includes several protest songs and a short interview to go along with each one. Included on the site is: "Blowin' in the Wind" by Bob Dylan, "Respect" by Aretha Franklin, "What's Going On" byMarvin Gaye, and more. NOTE: RealPlayer is required.
These sites are about the major events of the 1960s including Woodstock, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Vietnam War, and anti-war protests. Learn about this decade's popular fashion, TV shows, and baby names. There are links to eThemes Resources on Martin Luther King Jr., John F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, and the Civil Rights Movement.