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By David Keene
Conference showed that the values Reagan cherished still endure
Topic - Frank J. Rafalko
With the nation reeling under the impact of terrorist bombs and urban rioting as Vietnam War protests turned violent, Presidents Johnson and Nixon tasked the CIA with determining whether hostile foreign governments were fostering the deadly turmoil incited by black nationalist groups such as the Black Panther Party (BPP) and New Left outfits such as Students for a Democratic Society (SDS).
As Mr. Rafalko correctly notes, "[M]ost American students were committed to lawful behavior [but] were caught in a duality between revolutionary methods and the adoption of reformist positions."
As Mr. Rafalko writes, Mr. Ayers "proudly proclaimed that he was responsible for the [New York City] police department, Capitol and Pentagon bombings."