The Yippies, who included Jerry Rubin and Abbie Hoffman
and were otherwise known as the Youth International Party, briefly became notorious for such stunts as running a pig for president and throwing dollar bills onto the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
"An Interview with Abbie Hoffman
and Jerry Rubin" by Paul Kurtz,
Told from Corman's perspective, the novel follows the comical plans of famous flower children like Abbie Hoffman
and Jerry Rubin while simultaneously describing the machinations of the federal government and the Chicago Police Department.
did Jerry Rubin and Abbie Hoffman
form the Yippies?
The movie, which is set in 1969, follows a dramatic account of a trail where anti-war activists Abbie Hoffman
(social activist), Jerry Rubin (businessman) and Tom Hayden (social activist) were accused by the US government of inciting riots on the sidelines of protests that took place during the 1968 Democratic National Convention.
The author seeks to accurately represent the protest forces and includes a chapter profiling four leading activists in the civil rights and antiwar movements: Abbie Hoffman
, Jerry Rubin, David Dellinger, and Tom Hayden, the leaders of the Yippies, the Students for a Democratic Society, and the National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam (the Mobe).
I was happy to be part of The Laramie Project, happy to be part of Marvin's Room, happy to be part of the Abbie Hoffman
An illustrated history of the infamous Chicago trial of Abbie Hoffman
and Bobby Seale, or the Newark tenants uprising, will hold few surprises for students of legal history or the New York left.
Caption: Howard Brodie, "NLF Flag Tug of War, Enemy Flag (Abbie Hoffman
; Marshal Ronald Dobroski)," color crayon on white paper (1969).
Looking at Abbie Hoffman
's self-performance as the trickster of the revolution, Peariso sees something more than the buffoonery that distressed the radical left.
Highlights from the 600,000 minutes of broadcast footage include interviews with Abbie Hoffman
, as well as performances by and in-studio visits with Bob Dylan, Jerry Jeff Walker, and Arlo Guthrie.
The only thing that is not traditional about it is that I dress like Abbie Hoffman