KENT STATE PROTESTS BEGAN ON THIS DAY IN 1970

protesters sign

protest 1

At Kent State University a demonstration with about 500 students was held
on Friday, May 1 on the Commons, a grassy knoll in the center of campus. As
the crowd dispersed without incident to attend classes by 1 pm that afternoon,
another rally was planned for Monday, May 4 to continue the protest of president
Nixon’s expansion of the Vietnam War into
Cambodia.

oval-kent state
The campus of Kent State University in Ohio

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