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The year, 1968 is often seen by many historians as a turning point in America. Prior to 1968, the United States saw a period of economic prosperity, non-violent protests, and federal policies supporting civil rights. However, there were so many negative events that occurred during 1968 that left many Americans feeling that the United States was unraveling.
Please answer the following question in a microtheme:
What key issues in the United States shaped 1968?
Make sure to provide historical evidence from at least ONE primary source!