Students of an Era

A Look at Protests of the 1970s

Interview with Howard Gordon

At the peak of tension, students across the country protested and fought for several different causes.. Students of the early 1970s dealt with racial tensions, the Vietnam War, a draft, and many more. These issues led to hundreds of protests around the country. The SUNY Oswego campus had teach-ins, and silent protests on the campus on a daily basis.

To learn more, read this Oswegonian article that delves into the issues of the era.