Tag: National Guard

September 10, 1963 — 20 black students entered public schools in Birmingham, Tuskegee and Mobile, Ala., following a standoff between federal authorities and Gov. George C. Wallace. President John F. Kennedy federalized

May 4, 1970 — At Kent State University a peaceful noontime rally of some 2,000 students was ordered to disburse by National Guardsmen. Tear gas was fired and guardsmen charged

May 3, 1970 — James A. Rhodes, the governor of Ohio, in a press conference in Kent, called anti-war protesters “the worst type of people we harbor in America, worse than

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