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Incredible Images of 1960s Protests

TELL. IT...young sister. Hoor Hussain, 6, holds a poster with other anti-government protesters at the Pearl roundabout on Feb. 21 in Manama, Bahrain. Demonstrators continue to fill the square in a daily protest while opposition leaders hold talks with the government on the week long uprising.

Martin Luther King Jr being attacked as he marched nonviolently for the Chicago Freedom Movement, 1966, which was the most ambitious civil rights campaign in the North of the United States, and lasted from mid-1965 to early 1967.

Hippies were a culture. Within that culture they believed in speaking their truth and not worrying about consequences. They believed in causes and protested those causes even if it meant they would be jailed for their belief systems. In the photo, it shows people protesting and a lady holding a sign that says "Love not War". Reference: Retrieved on January 19, 2013, from tucsoncitizen.com