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Tomorrow’s American

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Abstract

Life on Mackinac Island was idyllic, but the young people meeting there in the summer of 1965 knew that the world beyond the island was troubled. They discussed the protests on their campus and the riots in the cities. Finally, an Iowa State track star challenged the crowd. “The loud-mouthed, pacifist minority scream about what they’re against. Why don’t we stage a demonstration of what we ‘re for?” 1 This, according to the MRA legend, was the birth of Up With People, the last and best-known stage of the movement’s life. Within a year, three casts of young people were traveling the country and the world, sharing their positive message through song.

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Notes

  1. 10.
    Roger Hicks, The College of the Good Road (Caux-sur-Montreaux: College of the Good Road, 1949).Google Scholar
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    Roger Hicks, The College of the Good Road (Caux-sur-Montreaux: College of the Good Road, 1949).Google Scholar
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    “A German Student’s Monthly Report,” excepted in Roger Hicks, The College of the Good Road (Caux-sur-Montreaux: College of the Good Road, 1949).Google Scholar
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    Roger Hicks, The College of the Good Road (Caux-sur-Montreaux: College of the Good Road, 1949).Google Scholar
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    Morris Martin, Always a Little Further: Four Lives of a Luckie Felowe (Tucson, AZ: Elm Street Press, 2001), 171–172.Google Scholar
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    Peter Howard, Design for Dedication: Selections from a Series of Addresses (Chicago: Regnery, 1964), 87Google Scholar
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    Frank McGee, A Song for the World: The Amazing Story of the Colwell Brothers and Herb Allen: Musical Diplomats (Santa Barbara, CA: Many Roads, 2007), 47fGoogle Scholar
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    David Allen, Born to Upturn the World (Los Angeles: Moral Re-Armament, 1967), 10Google Scholar

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