Thu, Oct 30, 2008 -- 10:00 AM

San Francisco State Strike - 40th Anniversary

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Forty years ago, students at San Francisco State went on strike to protest the lack of minority representation on campus. The violent strike transformed the university and inspired similar actions around the country. We'll examine the legacy of the strike with several of the participants.

Host: Michael Krasny


  • Eric Solomon, professor emeritus of English at San Francisco State University
  • John Bunzel, senior research fellow at the Hoover Institution
  • Laureen Chew, associate dean of the College of Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State University

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