Teenage and student protest in Britain

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In the late 1960s, challenges to traditional values and protests and protests against traditional politics reached a climax. Young people expressed their views in different ways.

Some young people simply opted out of society and became 'hippies'. Their culture centred on peace, love, communes and usually drugs.

Many teenagers also supported the peace movement, which dated back to the late 1950s, and the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND).

Some students begun to demonstrate against their own university.

  • In 1967, students at the London School of Economics (LSE) demonstrated about the appointment…

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