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1968 Riots at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago

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1968 Riots at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago

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The 1968 Democratic National Convention is seen as one of the most significant cultural and political watershed moments of the Vietnam Era. Delegates clashed over the ideological future of the fractured Democratic Party while anti-war protestors and police battled in the Chicago streets.