Where Did the Idealism Fail?

I’ve been watching the Olympics over the past week and I’ve been “feeling the love,” global style. Funny thing is when the NBC AM news shows do their profiles from China they tend to talk about China as if they’ve just discovered something new. Anyway, all of this positive vibe made me think about global good vibes from previous generations (stumbling across teddyhoughton’s blog also helped a lot, thanks). After watching the following video I was left to wonder, where did all of this 60s/70s idealism fail? jbb

feature image source: “hippie-history-protest-signs” from http://allthatsinteresting.com/a-brief-history-of-hippies

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Déjà Vu - Woodstock Music: Woodstock by Crosby, Still, Nash & Young from the Album Deja Vu