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For the subjects of '1971,' being Snowden before Snowden
For the subjects of '1971,' being Snowden before Snowden

John and Bonnie Raines were an ordinary young married couple in the early 1970s, raising three children in a Philadelphia suburb, he a college professor and she a homemaker. John had been a Freedom Rider in the 1960s, and he and his wife each attended anti-war protests.  But neither showed a particular predilection for radicalism. Yet as the Vietnam War raged, the Raineses decided to undertake actions that belied their unassuming lives: to plot to break into an FBI office "She was a lot more enthusiastic‎ than I was," said John Raines, 81. "I was dragged along by her enthusiasm." "He had more sleepless nights," Bonnie Raines, 73, said with a...

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