For earlier programs, type "Making of a Nation" in quotation marks in the search box at the top of the page. In the early nineteen sixties, a committee was appointed to investigate the condition of women. Others, the activists of American society, were busy fighting for peace, and racial and social justice.
Later, many young Americans began to question these beliefs. His presidency although cut short due to his murder is remembered for multiple reasons including his commitment that the United States Of America should commit itself to landing a man on the Moon and returning him back safely to the earth before the end of the decade.
Instead, they merely churned out the technicians and middle managers needed by the corporate order. Most of its themes had surfaced much earlier in American history.
And marriage had become little more than a loveless prison, demanded by social convention but wholly incompatible with the more expansive human potential for love—and sex. The movement for women's equality was known as the women's liberation movement.