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The best of Abbie Hoffman

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Published by Four Walls Eight Windows in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Radicalism -- United States.,
    • Popular culture -- United States.,
    • United States -- Civilization -- 1970-

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAbbie Hoffman.
      StatementAbbie Hoffman ; foreword by Norman Mailer ; edited by Daniel Simon with the author.
      ContributionsSimon, Daniel, 1957-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.R3 H552 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 421 p., [6] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages421
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2201887M
      ISBN 100941423271
      LC Control Number89023585

      After serving a year in jail Hoffman returned to Thousand Islands where, as Barry Freed, he continued to campaign for The best of Abbie Hoffman book environment between engagements as a speaker on college campuses. In October of that year he led a crowd of more than 50, antiwar protesters in an attempt to levitate the Pentagon and exorcise the evil spirits that he claimed resided within. He participated in the revolutionary side of the Beats, Hippies and Yippies - while all the other Beats and Hippies were doing drugs and lounging around, driving around with no purpose, Abbie was writing books and organizing rallies and noting down ways to fight the "pigs", and he kept on with it - staging environmental protests and warning against the CIA in Central America. By a. But I don't go as far as Abbie does. The result was a famous trial when eight demonstration leaders—including Hoffman, Jerry Rubin, Tom Hayden of Students for a Democratic Society, and Bobby Seale of the Black Panthers—were indicted for conspiring to incite these riots.

      May 31, Stray rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: everyone. Even inmany were too well-known to work anymore. The other seven were found guilty of various offenses, but as the trial had been a farce their convictions were not sustained. Joe Sheathen a reporter for the Times Herald-Recorda local newspaper that covered the event on-site, said he saw the incident. Hoffman recommends a list of sometimes ingenious ways to get stuff for free, ranging from meat from the meat packers area of New York make the meat hit the ground and then they have to throw it away to free buffalos. By the early '70s, Hoffman starts to gain acclaim as a radical journalist and author-but is charged with cocaine possession in '

      In lateHoffman met with a radical community-action group called the Diggers [11] and studied their ideology. After serving a year in jail Hoffman returned to Thousand Islands where, as Barry Freed, he continued to campaign for the environment between engagements The best of Abbie Hoffman book a speaker on college campuses. Get exclusive access to content from our First Edition with your subscription. He participated in the revolutionary side of the Beats, Hippies and Yippies - while all the other Beats and Hippies were doing drugs and lounging around, driving around with no purpose, Abbie was writing books and organizing rallies and noting down ways to fight the "pigs", and he kept on with it - staging environmental protests and warning against the CIA in Central America. He was on the Brandeis tennis team, which was coached by journalist Bud Collins. His Revolution for the Hell of It more or less seriously advocated transforming society by means of psychedelic drugs, rock bands, sexual freedom, communes, and the like.


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More Pentagon levity. Abbie may have acted obnoxiously but showed nearly perfect judgment that morning, and without the field hospital Woodstock might have been remembered very differently than it is.

It was published so very long ago, and this isn't just a reprint. InHoffman is one of the Chicago Seven activists accused of inciting riots at the The best of Abbie Hoffman book National Convention.

To him, the phenomenon of Woodstock held special meaning that no amount of adversity could alter: It meant the Yippie! Benjamin Spock gave speeches to the mass of people. The yippies, as Hoffman's followers were called, assembled at irregular intervals to hold Festivals of Life.

Our site uses the API of third-party sites that store files. A couple of months later, during the October March on Washington, Hoffman is in charge of a group trying to levitate the Pentagon.

In protest of capitalism, the Vietnam War and assorted other crimes of the establishment, they throw fistfuls of dollars mostly fake down toward the trading floor, tricking the traders into a pathetic scramble for cash.

PDF format. The other seven were found guilty of various offenses, but as the trial had been a farce their convictions were not sustained. It still does. It's uneven; there's at least one image of a cartoon where most of the words are impossible to read.

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