The Weather Underground


Subject:
Political Parties & Theories , Activism , Radicalism , Student Movements

Description:
Companion website to this PBS Independent Lens documentary about the Weather Underground (Weathermen), "one of America's most notorious radical movements" during the Vietnam War. Features background about the group and its actions (including "bombing the Capitol building, breaking Timothy Leary out of prison and finally evading the FBI by going into hiding"), an interview with Weather Underground members Bernardine Dohrn and Bill Ayers, and related material.

Publisher:
Independent Television Service (ITVS)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/weatherunderground/


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