February 4, 2014
Now available for researchers of the 1960s, a new digital collection - Federal Response to Radicalism in the 1960s.
Explore the FBI files that were kept on some of the most prominent American radical groups and movements that sought to change American government and society. Included are the FBI files on Abbie Hoffman, Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), and the Weatherman Underground. Also includes documents on the Summer of 1964 murders of Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman and James Earl Chaney, and the 1970 Kent State shootings. Coverage: 1956-1971