Sweden’s 1968 Student Revolt Share Published fredag 23 maj 2008 kl 10.57 1968 saw youth revolts around the world, most notably the May 1968 strikes in Paris, and the demonstrations at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. The end of May 1968 also saw a similar event here in Sweden. Hear more Listen here! 1:16 min 1:16 min Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).