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Speaking freely, demanding revolution

“I think the FSM expressed the general feeling that students wanted to be treated as adults and citizens,” Bob Avakian, a student at UC Berkeley in the 1960s, explains in his memoir. His book, titled “From Ike to Mao and Beyond: My Journey from Mainstream America to Revolutionary Communist,” chronicles
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The Free Speech Movement lives on

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from “Fifty Years of Free Speech” an original book by The Daily Californian reexamining the movement through its archives from 1964. The book is available here. There is an interpretation of quantum mechanics that holds that there are many parallel universes in which all possibilities
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