A six-part review of the turbulent year 1968, when the post-war generation shook the world by challenging the power and ideas of their elders.
2: A New French Revolution What happened to turn bored students in Pans and Berlin into spring-time revolutionaries, provoke a French general strike, and shatter the myth of an invincible de Gaulle?
Rudi Dutschke in Berlin and Dany Cohn-Bendit were a new breed of media-conscious student revolutionaries who challenged the old icons of capitalism and communism. But now Dany the Red has become Dany the Green...
Did they deceive themselves and their followers in 1968 or did they force change on western society?
Presented by David Caute Producer DAVID LEVY BBC Manchester
(Re-broadcast next Sunday)