"They provide a vital source of labor for the agricultural, manufacturing and restaurant industries in states where they settle in numbers, yet their status is shadowy—never quite tolerated, never quite rejected."
"Secretary Kissinger says nuclear war is unthinkable. The Soviets disagree."
CHAOS started quietly in August 1967, when CIA director Richard Helms ordered the creation of a small Special Operations Group to collect information on the overseas connections and activities of U.S. racial militants.
"I think it's apparent that their rate of growth of military strength compared to ours has probably been fairly substantial," President Jimmy Carter said in 1977 of Russia.
"I saw Watergate as politics pure and simple..." Nixon said.
"The exotic theories about others who might have killed Nicole Simpson and Ronald Goldman (Colombian drug traffickers, 'a crazed homosexual'), floated all summer by defense sources, have receded."
The dean of of New York's Cathedral of St. John the Divine argued that "scientific" birth control is no more "artificial" than many spiritual means to that end.
Photos from the April 15, 1968 issue of Newsweek provide a behind-the-scenes look at the nationwide riots following Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination.