Identity Politics in a Fractured Society

Review Questions

One of the original founders of AIM was ________.

  1. Patsy Mink
  2. Dennis Banks
  3. Jerry Rubin
  4. Glenn Weiser



The Supreme Court’s 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade established that ________.

  1. abortions obtained during the first three months of pregnancy were legal
  2. witnesses were not required to corroborate a charge of rape
  3. marriage could not be abolished
  4. homosexuality was a mental illness



What kinds of values did hippies adopt?


Although hippie culture was not entirely homogenous, many hippies desired peace, rejected traditional social values, and sought to live a nonmaterialistic existence close to nature. Many also used drugs both recreationally and as a way to achieve greater spiritual insight.