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The Sixties – The New Generation

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The Sixties – The New Generation

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The Sixties – The New Generation By [http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Phil_Edwards]Phil Edwards

The Sixties. All you have to do is say it out loud, and people of a certain age immediately smile. Kids today are wearing Sixties fashions – bell bottoms, peasant tops, faux fur trimmed jackets – largely in tribute to this great decade. When the Sixties happened, the Western world came of age. It was a ten-year renaissance; music changed, art changed, computers came into widespread use, and the television changed the way people perceived their relationship with the Establishment forever.

Shouts Heard Round The World: Sixties History

For a decade that claimed to be all about peace, the Sixties were remarkably violent...

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Do You Remember the Real 1960s?

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Do You Remember the Real 1960s?

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Expert Author Herb Leibacher

Do You Remember the Real 1960s? By [http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Herb_Leibacher]Herb Leibacher

Forty years ago it was the 1960s. This was the time of hippies, free love, hula hoops, the Peppermint Lounge, the twist, the Beatles, the British invasion, and peace signs. It was also the time of integration, freedom marches, the Vietnam War, Woodstock, and LSD. If today’s young people seem to be out of control, you should compare them to the young people of the sixties.

If you have ever seen the movie “Hair” then you think you know everything there is to know about the sixties. You would be very surprised to discover that things just weren’t like that.

There were very serious young people who were graduating from high school and get...

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