Soldiers are cutting us down

Steve Kline Ages of Rock


May 4, 1970

Students dive to the ground as the Guard fires on faculty and stNever, ever forget. Four students at Kent State University are killed and 11 wounded by National Guard troops at a campus demonstration protesting the escalation of the Vietnam War. The incident inspires Neil Young to compose Ohio, which becomes a hit for Crosby Stills Nash & Young.

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