The face of protest

The face of protest

1969

Albert LangerAlbert Langer gains notoriety for his clashes with police at several demonstrations, and is charged with misconduct and fined by the university for his role in collecting money for Vietnam’s National Liberation Front.

Langer fascinated the media, and news reports often exaggerated his role in the protests.

A ‘brilliant student’ according to Matheson, he was a talented speaker and captivated many a crowd with his speeches at student protests.