In the year of 1968 the democratic national convention of the US democratic party was held at the international Amphitheater in Chicago,Illinois. The dates were from August 26 to August 29 1968. It lasted three days and it was a very controlled environment. The main purpose of the party was that look for a president for reelection in the states. At this party a president and a vice president was elected. While the dates of the party were taking place it was a very violent times many many riots were happening because of unfairness to all people. Most of these riots coming because the assassination of MLK Jr. This party resulted in vice president Hubert h Humphrey and senator Edmond s muskie.