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Military Keynesianism
SPENDING GOVERNMENT ON THE MILITARY MONEY TO BOOST THE ECONOMY. THROUGHOUT THE 1950'S WE USED MIKLITARY SPENDING TO BOOST AMERICAS CAPITALISM ECONOMY.
National Review
MAGAZINE PUBLISHED WITH HELP FROM WILLIAM F BUCKLEY. SHOWED AND PUBLICIZED CONSERVATIVES VIEWS. tHIS WAS VERY SUCCESSFULL IN GETTING THE VIEWS OF CONSERVATIVES HEARD.
"There's a Riot Goin' On"
1971 - Sly and the family sang this song which suggested that there was a rethinking of black culture in america. Change is a coming! Reconsider the older songs a failure, black music was trapped! New tempo and emphasis!
Freedom Trash Can
Miss America Pageant (1968) women decided to put all their "instuments of tourture" such as heels, bras, makeup. radical feminism who used major protests to create change in america.
Joan Trumpauer
Joan Trumpauer - Woolworth Sit-In, Jackson Mississippi in 1963. Violently attacked those who participated in the sit-in. Blacks and whites such as joan.
pinkville
vietnam village where american troops slaughtered innocent villagers. They rounded up men, women and children of all ages. As soon as he felt that the group was big enough, Kally ordered a M-60 (machine gun) set up and the people killed
Michael Harrington
wrote book --> the other America. illistrated hte horrible poverty in america for racial minorities.
Invisible Circus
an event spoken about in Peter Coyote's book. THis was an event of hte 1960's, a party that got completly out of hand and crazy. captivated hte freedom of hte 1960's. Sex drugs and Rock and Roll.
Mary King
MEMBER OFHTE MOVEMENT TO ELIMINATE SEXISM IN AMERICA. bUT SHE REALIZED THIS WAS VERY HARD TO!
C. Wright Mills
tHE POWER ELITE --> ASSERTED THAT A ASMALL GROUP OF MILITARY, BUSINESS, AND PILITICAL LEADERS CONTROLED THE COUNTRY IN A WAS THAT THE MAJORITY OF AMERICANS WERE LEFT POWERLESS.
Captain Johansen
oBRIAN'S CAPTAIN WHILE HE FOUGHT IN VIETNAN. hIS ORDERS REPRESENTED IN IN tIM OBRIANS, "IF I DIE IN COMBAT ZONE."
NSC-68
NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL. A TOP SECRET DOCUMENT. PROPOSED A STEEP INCREAE IN BOTH NUCLEAR ADN CONVENTIOAL MILITARY SPENDING
Bouncing Betty
was a three pronged bomb that when triggered, it bounced up about six feet and exploded. It was full of ball bearings, cut glass, or metal shavings.
Free Bank
1960's idea of liberalism and doing things for free. Banking for free, consequently it was a perfect mirror of personal ethics adn attitudes towards money.
ERAP
Environmental Risk Analysis Program ERAP >> Economic Research and Action Project, founded in Mississippi together with PREP, aiming to direct research to peace and justice.
Interstate Highway Act
this revolutionized transportaion of america. created suburbs and revolutionize dhte car culture
National Defense Education Act
congress and president eisenhour coordinated in order to pass this a billion dollar package supplemented by state grants to privide aid to schools and univeristies.
Tougaloo
During the 1950s and 1960s, this historically black college became a primary center of activity of the civil rights movement in Mississippi. Students at Tougaloo, whose campus is located ten miles north of Jackson, led a multi-year effort to end racial discrimination in the state's capital city.
George Kennan
George Kennan was in charge of long-range planning for the State Department following World War II. He developed the concept of "containment" as a strategy to keep Soviet influence from expanding and maintain the status quo.
Canton
Canton >> Town in Mississippi where Anne Moody and her Freedom House co-workers fought for racial equality, de-segregation, and the right to vote.
col. parker
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Henry Wallace
In 1940 Roosevelt picked Wallace as his vice president. Secretary of Commerce. He was also the Progressive Party candidate in the presidential election. His programme included new civil rights legislation that would give equal opportunities for black Americans in voting, employment and education, oppsed hte marshall plan.
THE PORT HURON STATEMENT
THE PORT HURON STATEMENT OF THE STUDENTS FOR A DEMOCRATIC SOCIETY. the statement critisized college student who were apathetic to politics. called fro more participation in deomocrasy.
Carl Foreman
xcommunist -- stop spread of evil create a good american hero. film maker
Arthur Penn
director of Bonnie and Clyde- this movie spoke to hte anti war generation. Be an outlaw. Rebellion is cool!
George Ball
State Department official under Kennedy and Johnson who opposed the escalation of the war in Vietnam.”
“The Death Of Money”
parade 1966. haight ashbury -- > diggers used crazy tactics to ensure sharing. Almost anarchy.
Robin Morgan
female activist. influential author believed that the personal is political.
Diploma Elite
big powerful college graduates who run things. more and more higher opportunities from having a diploma.
Monterey Pop
music festival in alabama. Held in Monterey, Calif., U.S., on June 16-18, 1967, the Monterey Pop Festival was the first commercial American rock festival. Dunhill Records executive Lou Adler and John Phillips of the Mamas and the Papas organized the festival around the concept of the successful Monterey Jazz Festival and staged it at that festival's site.

Featuring the first major American appearances of Jimi Hendrix, and the Who, it also introduced Janis Joplin to a large audience and featured performances by the Jefferson Airplane, the Grateful Dead, the Byrds, Canned Heat, Buffalo Springfield, Otis Redding, Ravi Shankar, and many others.
Black Bear Ranch
one of hte isolated communities that is mentioned in sleeping where i fell. Here 30 or so people would brave the winter together.
marshall plan
George C. Marshall first called for American assistance in restoring the economic infrastructure of Europe. Western Europe responded favorably, and the Truman administration proposed legislation. The resulting Economic Cooperation Act of 1948 restored European agricultural and industrial productivity.
“Snob Appeal"
type of elitism. Everyone wants to be in the more wealthy class. the snob associated with higher classes appeals to hte lower classes.
ESEA
The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), renamed "No Child Left Behind" (NCLB), establishes laudable goals — high standards, accountability for all, and the belief that all children can learn, regardless of their background or ability.
Bob Moses
active member of the NAACP chairman, planned a campaign to begin registering African-Americans in Mississippi to vote. Not only was this a large endeavor, in Mississippi it was a very dangerous one.
Ed King
sweet home alabama
Artists’ Liberation Front
Summer 1966 that attracted artists artisans poets and people from the neighborhood who had come to party. haight ashbury counterculture
american magazine
monthly magazine that appealed to the middle class of ameriasn as it trumpteted an anti communist foreign policy.
Area Redevelopment Act
The Area Redevelopment Act, a $394 million spending package passed in 1961, followed the same strategy of investing in the private sector to stimulate new job creation. It specifically targeted businesses in urban and rural depressed areas.

The Area Redevelopment Act also authorized $4.5 million annually over four years for vocational training programs. Congress continued to expand federal job training programs throughout the early 1960’s.
Community Action Program
a group started by oeo. one thing they did was encourage recipients of governmental assistance to participate in adminstrative government programs. maximum feasible participation.
Army-McCarthy Hearings
major slide in his approval ratings, yet no formal verdict. senate got him for unbecoming conduct.
“Two, Three Many Columbias”
written by Tom Hayden, a founder of SDS. it meant expand the strike so that the U.S. must either change or send its troops to occupy American campuses.
John Lewis
civil rights activist. delivered a speech in the march of washington. used term black not negro.
Mark Rudd
a member of sds at columbia university. Was eventually arrested for his protest.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Affluent Society (1958). It most likely contributed to the "war on poverty," adn was a challenge to economic theory.
George Wallace
independant candidate ran in teh election of 1968. very popular in the south. segrgation is good.
“The House in the Middle”
"The House in the Middle" >> Public service film with shows atomic tests in Nevada & effects on well-kept homes, homes filled with trash, and homes painted white showing cleanliness is a part of civil defense & home is a place where social/tech forces can be contained.
Mary Corey
a woman in Sleeping where i fall. SHe is very modern for her time. Coyote doesnt like her becuse she is so brassy and stands up for herself.
The Feminine Mystique
by Betty Friedan.A BOOK THAT WAS revolutionary SAID THAT WOMEN HAVE A PROBLEM. CHANGE HTE TRADITIONAL WOMENS ROLE OF BEING IN THEHOUSE.
Medgar Evers
WAS field secretary for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Known today more for his struggles for civil rights in Mississippi and his untimely death at the hands of an assassin than for his writings
COL. PARKER
Colonel Parker >> Tom, Elvis Presley's manager who made him into an overnight phenomenon.