1968: THE SUMMER OF LOVE AND WAR

MEMORY FLASHBACK TO STUDENT UPRISING 50 YEARS AGO An American in Serbia: From a Writer’s Notebook   FLOOD OF MEMORIES As I was walking yesterday to Kalenić Market, I stopped in front of my old university building to take a picture (see VISIT TO ANCESTORS’ GRAVE SPAWNS SERIES OF EXCITING EVENTS, July 25, 2018). This morning, as …

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1968: THE SUMMER OF LOVE AND WAR

ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY... AUG 21 1968 SOVIET TANKS ROLL INTO CZECHOSLOVAKIA ENDING "PRAGUE SPRING", PROTESTS ERUPT This particular commemoration has a special meaning in my personal not just in the world history. So here's first a general overview, followed by a personal story...   In the streets of Prague and in the United …