Student Radicalism and Violence

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When was the Berkeley Free Speech Movement?
1964
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How long did the Berkeley Free Speech Movement last?
Over 2 months
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How did the Berkeley Free Speech Movement end?
The arrest of 773 students for occupying the administration building
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What did students do at the University of Colorado?
Blew up buildings
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Why were students at the University of Colorado protesting?
Black students scholarships were frozen
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Why were students in Kent State, Ohio protesting?
Demanding more black students to be admitted
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What did students in Kent State do?
Firebombed the Reserve Officers' Training Corps
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What happened during the 'May 4th 1970 Massacre in Kent State?'
The National Guard fired indiscriminately in to crowd of students killing 4 and injuring 12
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What happened at Jackson State University, Mississippi?
Police fired on students killing 2 and injuring 12
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Arguably why was the Jackson State University massacre less reported than Kent State?
Because the students were black
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