1. Students Join the Established Bay Area Progressive Movement:


1960 --UC Stiles Hall students investigate farm labor conditions in the San Joaquin Valley

1960--Students make a trip to L.A. to support a civil rights platform at the Democratic National Convention


1960--C.O.R.E. pickets Woolworth’s in Berkeley to support southern students’ lunch-counter sit-ins

1960--Students join the protest against the HUAC hearings in San Francisco--also, here are two short videos of my testimony


1961--C.O.R.E. pickets the Paramount Theater in Oakland to protest discrimination in southern Paramount theaters

 

1961--Students participate in the San Francisco Cuban invasion protests

1960--Students support the Caryl Chessman and Lawrence Wade execution protests in San Francisco

 



2. Campus Politics:

1962--SLATE - history, elections, 1962 summer conference


1960--Protest against mandatory R.O.T.C. on campus

 

1960--Early free speech rally

 

1961--Mass campus rally to support indicted free-speech activist Frank Wilkinson

1966--UC hosts “Black Power Rally” and panel of activits, featuring Stokely Carmichael

 

1966--UC Student Strike

1968--The Eldridge Cleaver teaching controversy - Moses Hall Sit-In and Rally

 

1968--The Vietnam “Commencement Rally” in Sproul Plaza

1969--Irish independence activist Bernadette Devlin speaks at UC

 

1960s--Political tables on campus

3. The Black and Brown Community Organizes:

 

1963, 1964--Youth For Jobs

1964 - Ad Hoc Commitee to End Discrimination in Hiring:  San Francisco Sheraton Palace Hotel


1964-- Ad Hoc Commitee to End Discrimination in Hiring: Oakland Tribune Newspaper

1964--The S.F. Area-2 community organizing action

1965--Welfare rights organization in Oakland.

 

1965--Protesting Oakland Police discrimination in hiring


1967--The “Police and the Ghetto” meeting at San Francisco’s Hall of Flowers

1970--Rallying to the defense "Los Siete de la Raza" in San Francisco

4. The Bay Area Peace Movement:

1960, 1962 and 1964--“No More Hiroshimas” SF protests

1961-- SF Easter Peace March

1965 Vietnam Day march to Berkeley/Oakland border

1967--San Francisco anti-war
mobilization

1967--Support rally for G.I. Ron Lockman


1967--Peace Torch Marathon in San Francisco

 

1967--Stop The Draft Week rally at UC Berkeley and the Oakland Induction Center shutdown

1968--San Francisco G.I. march to bring the troops home
 

1967--San Francisco peace march to City Hall

5. 1969, The National Guard and the “Telegraph
Avenue Riots:”


The National Guard occupation of Berkeley

Teargas at People’s Park, UC Berkeley and Telegraph Avenue



6. The Third World Liberation Front:

 

1969TWLF strike at UC

 

7. Black Power:

1965--Black Power Rally at the Greek Theater


1969--The Black Panther Party’s school for children


1969--The Black Panther Party's “United Front Against Fascism” conference in Oakland

8. The Jim Crow South:

 

1964--Photo journal from Alabama and Mississippi with Harvey Richards while making a fund-raising film for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee

9. Uniquely Berkeley:
 

1965--Anti-war high school teens march on the streets of Berkeley and speak at the Berkeley City Council

 

1966--UC Berkeley Meditation Group

1968--Impromptu violin performance on campus

 

1969--Jean Wilkinson, wife of Frank Wilkinson, teaching at Burbank Junior High School

10. Building an Activist Employee's Union on Campus:

AFSCME Local 1695

11. The Public Face of the Communist Party:
 

1961--CP spokesman and theoretician Herbert Aptheker speaks at Stiles Hall

 

1961--Some of the "People’s World" staff


1961--People's World front page


1963--Northern California CP Chairman Mickey Lima speaks on campus

1961 -- People's World Benefit with Pete Seeger

 

12. Portraits:

Political people: some famous, some not-so-famous