The Fort Hood Three issued a public statement about their refusal to be sent to Vietnam.
Themes: Democracy & Citizenship, US Foreign Policy, Wars & Related Anti-War Movements
281 Africans aboard the Antelope ship were brought to Savannah by the U.S. Treasury.
Themes: Slavery and Resistance
The Stonewall Riots occurred when police arrived at the Stonewall Inn to arrest any individuals found to be cross-dressing.
Themes: Civil Rights Movements, LGBTQ, Organizing
Democratically elected Guatemalan president Jacobo Árbenz Guzmán was deposed in a CIA-sponsored coup.
Themes: Environment, Democracy & Citizenship, US Foreign Policy, Wars & Related Anti-War Movements
Helen Keller worked throughout her long life to achieve social justice.