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Unformatted text preview: Clark Kerr Mario Savio leader of free speech movement SDS Weathermen Stokely Carmichael SNCC Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. Demonstration organized by Berkeley students against the HUEC. o Police turned fire hoses on demonstrators. Operation Abolition what communists called their ply to destroy the House Committee. o Harvard ROTC class University of California o SLATE organization started by radical students that educated other students Thrown off campus Growing community of people who wanted to make liberal politics legit in country. Biggest challenge: securing jobs for blacks Sheraton Palace Hotel Arrests lead to agreement between entire hotel industry to hire minority individuals to positions including management. Business community saw as threat Tables were prohibited outside buildings on campus to stop political activity on campus. o Created enormous reaction by uniting people who couldnt have united themselves in other circumstances....
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- Fall '07