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By Hal Draper, Mario Savio

The e-book brings a historic research in regards to the pupil rebellion that happened in Berkeley within the sixties.
The writer was once heavily associated with the occasions and picked up, past his personal research, a sequence of articles and reviews concerning the occasions.

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A Suggestion for Dismissal [of the case of the People of the State vs. ]. Submitted by: Certain Faculty Members of the University of ‘ California, Berkeley, January 1965. ) 38 Hal Draper Right there, instead, three more students were added to the cited list—Mario Savio, Art Goldberg and Sandor Fuchs making eight in all. M. ” At any rate, the students were inaugurating a principle they never dropped: When they try to pick off a few leaders, hit ‘em with all you’ve got. As Kerr was later to write retrospectively about the FSM activists: “They have a remarkable sense of solidarity among themselves .

Faculty members were taken aback by the realization that Kerr and Strong were following a course of tough intransigence. A student proposal that the police-car blockade would be ended if the administration turned the eight suspensions into citations before the Faculty Committee on Student Conduct (as the Heyman Committee later decided should have been done anyway) evoked no interest from the authorities. The vigil around the police car went on in the darkness; the speeches went on, more desultory; the roof of the car became one large dent, and eventually speakers stopped taking off their shoes.

Since we cannot learn through acting in Greek history, is it proper for an educational institution to discourage acting in our own history? The implied argument did nothing to improve the intellectual respectability of the administration’s stand in the eyes of the university community. ” Only the civil-rights workers in Mississippi could have replied adequately. 8. The Clubs Fight Back The “off-campus” clubs formed a United Front on September 17 to protest the new rules. It consisted of some 20 organizations: civil-rights groups, radical and socialist groups, religious and peace groups, Young Democrats, and all three Republican clubs (including Youth for 35 Berkeley: The New Student Revolt Goldwater) plus another right-wing conservative society.

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