Underground and Alternative Comics

If 1967 was the year American pop culture embraced the flower-power ethos of the hippie movement, 1968 was definitely the year the bloom faded from the rose. In 1968, opposition to the Vietnam War brought down a sitting president, Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated, presidential candidate Robert Kennedy was murdered two months after that, and the popularity of mind-expanding psychedelic drugs was eclipsed by a...Continue Reading