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The general feeling was that, by creating so much trouble, those “damn hippies” would get whatever they deserved. Rhodes wanted to make Kent State an example and was no doubt in part also motivated by his desire to win the Republican primary for From Port Huron to Kent State and Jackson State National Guard shortly before they open fire on Kent State campus. © Howard Ruffner 1970. S. Senate, which was to be held on Tuesday, May 5. He was doing poorly in the polls; this was a last-ditch attempt to make himself look tough with potential voters.
My uncle thought I should ask my dad if I could see Mark in the cofﬁn, just to make sure it was actually him. I was not feeling conﬁdent of Dad’s reaction, but I did, and he just exploded. He said, “Are you nuts? ” Maybe he thought Mark’s body was in too terrible a state to be viewed. It felt to me like all [the] pain and grief was focused on me. I felt wretched at that moment. . perhaps through my mom’s intercession. At the funeral home that night when everyone had left the room after the ﬁnal calling hours, the funeral director pulled me aside and gave me a few minutes alone with Mark’s cofﬁn opened.
And Kent State itself consisted of many of these people’s children, the ﬁrst ones in their family to actually make it to college. At the time, there was a lot of generational hatred. I heard remarks that the kids had it coming. People used to drive through the town and point to the students. There was a tremendous amount of fear and anger because the students had stepped over a boundary, like a woman who refuses to speak in a soft voice and keep her legs crossed. . I guess that’s why I started the Kent Oral History project and got into writing plays.