Telegraph Avenue festival will celebrate Summer of Love anniversary

April 28, 2017  •  East Bay Times

BERKELEY — Telegraph Avenue was at the center of Bay Area events that changed the country 50 years ago. One of those events, the Summer of Love, will be celebrated on April 29, when four blocks of the iconic avenue, from Bancroft Way to Dwight Way, will be closed to cars and open to art, music, political action and a far-out 1960s vibe. Learn More →

The Long Hot Summer, the Vietnam Summer, the Summer of Love

March 5, 2017  •  Seth Rosenfeld

The hottest topic in Ronald Reagan’s 1966 campaign for governor was the seemingly endless outpour of rallies, marches and protests at the University of California’s Berkeley campus, and on taking office in January 1967 after a landslide victory that left the state’s Democratic Party in shambles he moved swiftly to end them. Learn More →