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SUNDAY ON PMS - 1968 - THE YEAR THAT ROCKED THE WORLD

A world in chaos.  Two progressive political leaders assassinated within three months.  A President beleaguered by an unpopular war and challenged by a poetry-quoting intellectual decides not to run again. African American athletes raise their fists in symbolic protest on the Olympic stage.  Riots in the cities and anti-war demonstrations occur on a mass scale. A draft conscripts America’s youth and sends them to fight in half a world away, where the troop buildup exceeds half a million.

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