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Joe Gains talks of experience of being a student at Kent State University on May 4, 1970 as he stands on the Commons near the location of the burning of the R.O.T.C. building Wednesday, April 21, 2010. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)
A 1968 photograph taken of Joe Gains who was a student at Kent State University during the time of the May fourth shootings. (Photo courtesy Joe Gains)