The 1960s Of The 70s

1674 Words Mar 31st, 2016 7 Pages
Ever wonder what it’s like to be back in the 70s? Well I certainly do! Every decade has a special significant and I believe that we should learn about it. In the 1970s, it was a time period filled with equality fighting, freedom opportunity, change, and war. One interesting fact that I noticed in the 70s is that it is a continuation of the 60s. During this decade, women continued to fight for their equality and Americans joined the protest against the Vietnam War that was going on during this time. The 1970s was a time of great change. Some of these great changes had to deal with the fashion industries, technologies, and even transportation. Not only that, but in the 70s, types of music 's changed and so did art. For example, there was an increase in Installation Art during this time period. Even though the 1970s had great changes that improved the world, it also had some of its downfalls. In the political area, Nixon, as a president during this time, caused destruction. In addition, during this decade, there were several assassination attempts on presidents and it was also the beginning on terrorists. It is important for people to learn details about past decades. To truly understand about the 70s, you must know and learn the history, politics, fashion, music, important people, and sports. Under politics and history, Richard Nixon would be considered as an important person. Under Nixon’s control, he immediately orders a U.S. invasion of Cambodia. After his…

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