The National Memo (blog)

Excerpt: Witness to the Revolution: Radicals, Resisters, Vets, Hippies, and the Year America Lost Its Mind and Found ...
The National Memo (blog)
From August 1969 to August 1970, America witnessed 9,000 public protests and 84 acts of arson or bombings at schools across the country. It was the year of the My Lai massacre investigation, the illegal invasion of Cambodia, Woodstock, and the ...

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Gympie Times

Gympie 'hippies' go tripping on a good cause pub crawl
Gympie Times
The “happy hippies” wound their way through 10 different Gympie pubs to raise money for life-saving medication for Gympie woman Michelle Connell. The specialist medication costs $2500 every week and due to the rarity of Ms Connell's condition, isn't ...



Washingtonian.com

The Story of the Really Weird Night Richard Nixon Hung Out With Hippies at the Lincoln Memorial
Washingtonian.com
It was one of the unlikeliest spectacles in Washington history: the President of the United States paying a late-night visit to thousands of radical protesters camped out at the Lincoln Memorial. Here's how it happened. By Howard Means on May 17, 2016.



Press of Atlantic City

1989: YUPPIES, HIPPIES CONVENE TO SEE DYLAN OUTDOOR CASINO SHOW
Press of Atlantic City
And it wasn't merely the nouveau '90s hippies who danced on the Boardwalk past puzzled casino patrons that made the event seem so illogical. It wasn't merely the way ushers in tuxedos directed kids in tie-dye shirts to their seats. It wasn't even the ...

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Argonaut Online

Hippies, Beats and Hot Tunes
Argonaut Online
Venice Spring Fling is highlighting the work of seven visual artists as well as several authors, including local poet Mark Lipman (“Poetry for the Masses and Global Economic Amnesty”), Michael Klassen (“Hippie Inc.”) and Joel Harris (“Into the Amazon ...



Dirty hippies and the presidency
State-Journal.com
Ever heard this song: “I don't think that being a hippie is a crime, I've been called a dirty hippie more than one time. If you call me a hippie, I'll take it as praise, I'm gonna be a hippie till the end of my days”? Remember when “libtards ...

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Tech.Co

Meditating At Work: It's Not Just For Hippies
Tech.Co
Traditional team building activities often make employees feel awkward and uncomfortable. They put people on the spot and create unsettling tensions between people who have never even spoken to each other. They're awkward, they're a waste of time and ...

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VICE

This Is What It's Like Growing Up Surrounded by English Hippies
VICE
When your parent wants to find themselves, usually it means you're going on that journey, too. For me, this meant growing up in the town of Glastonbury with my new age mother—a converted hippie who shunned traditional soaps and who thought life was ...



TheWrap

Bullets, Vampires and Hippies: Cannes Gets Invaded by English-Language Indies
TheWrap
Like female directors, American directors are sometimes in short supply at the Cannes Film Festival. But just as a couple of the women in competition have shaken things up this year — first Maren Ade with “Toni Erdmann” and then Andrea Arnold with ...

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The hippie generation is now
Psuvanguard.com
My dad grew up among the hippies, and my mom, who came just shortly after the baby boom, undoubtedly grew up in a vastly different world than I did. It used to bother me. It felt like no matter what was happening in life and no matter what was going on ...


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