Is a New May ’68 Brewing 50 Years After the Fact?
Think of all the recent manifestations of unrest among the young: the Sanders phenomenon, the Corbyn rebellion, Occupy Wall Street, Podemos, Nuit Debout, and now the German JuSos. Even the Macron wave was in its own way a youth movement. As Bob Dylan said long ago, “Something is happening here and you don’t know what it is, do you, Mr. Jones.” I write about this for The American Prospect.
Photo Credit: André Cros, Nuit d’émeutes, via Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 4.0.
Tags: Social movements, Occupy Wall Street, Youth, May 68