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'Danny the Red,' 1968
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: May 24, 2018
Gus Schuettler ©Stars and Stripes
Frankfurt, Germany, September, 1968: Daniel Cohn-Bendit, a leader of the student protesters during the Paris riots four months earlier, vaults a police barrier outside Paul's Church during a demonstration against the awarding of a book publisher's peace prize to Senegalese President Leopold Senghor. He was arrested shortly afterward. Cohn-Bendit, nicknamed "Danny the Red" during the 1960s, went on to serve in the European Parliament.