Daniels

The Legacy of ‘68

In France, every eighth year of every decade, there is an outpouring of histories, memoirs and picture-books of the 1968 Parisian ‘events’, as they were and still are known. This will continue until the last bourgeois geriatric trying to relive the joys of his adolescence dies. 1968 was probably the only revolution in history, or attempted revolution, by spoilt brats. That they were spoilt brats is evident from the photographs…