Abbie Hoffman

Type: Person
Name: Abbie Hoffman
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Death of democracy, pt. 1

“You measure a democracy by the freedom it gives its dissidents, not the freedom it gives its assimilated conformists.”– Abbie HoffmanThis week, we witnessed the commencement of the debate on gambling legislation in Parliament which sought, among other ... [Published Nassau Guardian - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Casey Seiler: Turnout, passion both low

Since Gov. Andrew Cuomo took office in 2011, senior administration officials have insisted — though never on the record — that the boss has no interest in running for president in 2016, and only slightly less interest in running for a third term in 2 ... [Published Times Union - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Gage County Fair and Expo open class results

xxxOpen Class Agricultural ProductsAdult theme exhibit using heritage containerBlue ribbons: Jane Lobner, Denise Schlake – Ideus (2), Beatrce; Jill Kuzelka, Jansen. Red ribbons: Lynette Jurgens, Marian DeBuhr, Beatrice; Ruby Hardin, Blue Springs.Display ... [Published Beatrice Daily Sun - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Journalists in Screech Advocacy Mode

It is amazing the degree to which the media can politicize — always from a leftist perspective — just about anything in the news. No matter what the issue, there's the spin, always the spin, especially in the "analysis" reports where "journalists" go ... [Published Creators.Com - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Urban Shield is booted out of Oakland

By - September 7, 2014Oakland - Nelson Mandela, Huey Newton, Felix Mitchell, Jack London, Joe Hill, and Abbie Hoffman can all rest in peace now that Urban Shield is no longer welcome in Oakland, by Mayor Jean Quan. According to Mayor Quan, the City Administrator's ... [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Curbed Features: The Strange History of the East Village's Most Famous Street

St. Marks Place —the three blocks of East Eighth Street that run from Astor Place to Tompkins Square Park—has become a symbol of the East Village. Head shops serve as a reminder of the street's hippie heyday, while stalwart Federal mansions remain a link ... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

When late-night went political

Could Stephen Colbert bring politics back to talk shows?On location The Dick Cavett Show broadcasts from the Senate Watergate Committee hearing room on Aug. 1, 1973. (Daphne Productions)D ick Cavett isn’t the first hardnosed reporter who comes to mind ... [Published Columbia Journalism Review - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Turning 60: Desperately Seeking Something

The last thing I remember, Abbie Hoffman was telling me not to trust anyone over 30. Now, not only am I over 30 - WAY over - but all my kids are over 30. So when the big 60th birthday stared me down, I knew I had to do something before I became tragically ... [Published OpEdNews - Aug 16 2014]
Entities: Abbie Hoffman
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

'We are stardust': 45 years after Woodstock

Rainstorms ensured that much of the crowd was muddied, but there generally was no trouble, despite an eclectic mix of roughly 400,000 people having convened at a farm not far from the town of Woodstock in upstate New York. Speaking of eclectic, ... [Published Morningstar.com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Reader's Agenda Fri 8/15: Abbie Hoffman Died for Our Sins, Festival Cubano, and Spellcaster

SpellcasterLooking for something to do today? Agenda's got you covered.Today's 2 PM march from Daley Plaza to Lakeview's Mary-Arrchie Theatre Company kicks off the 26th annual Abbie Hoffman Died for Our Sins Theatre Festival. Lasting all weekend, the ... [Published Chicago Reader - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Wavy Gravy remembers Woodstock

Wavy Gravy, an icon of the Woodstock festival, talks about Abbie Hoffman and more, 45 years after the Bethel, N.Y., event often hailed as the crowning achievement of the 1960s counterculture. ... [Published USA Today - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Wavy Gravy and Woodstock

Wavy Gravy, an icon of the Woodstock festival, talks about Abbie Hoffman and more. ... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Aug 13 2014]

More Content

All (19) | News (15) | Reports (0) | Blogs (4) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Death of democracy, pt. 1 [Published Nassau Guardian - Sep 15 2014]
Casey Seiler: Turnout, passion both low [Published Times Union - Sep 14 2014]
Gage County Fair and Expo open class results [Published Beatrice Daily Sun - Sep 11 2014]
Journalists in Screech Advocacy Mode [Published Creators.Com - Sep 10 2014]
Urban Shield is booted out of Oakland [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Sep 07 2014]
Curbed Features: The Strange History of the Eas... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 04 2014]
When late-night went political [Published Columbia Journalism Review - Sep 02 2014]
Turning 60: Desperately Seeking Something [Published OpEdNews - Aug 16 2014]
'We are stardust': 45 years after Woodstock [Published Morningstar.com - Aug 15 2014]
Reader's Agenda Fri 8/15: Abbie Hoffman Died fo... [Published Chicago Reader - Aug 15 2014]
On stage: Strawdog presents 'Arsonist'; Ronald ... [Published Chicago Daily Herald - Aug 15 2014]
Wavy Gravy remembers Woodstock [Published USA Today - Aug 14 2014]
Wavy Gravy and Woodstock [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Aug 13 2014]
10 things to do in lieu of the Chicago Air & Wa... [Published Voices - Aug 13 2014]
Community editorial: Buy this rag [Published Laramie News - Jun 01 2014]
Bring back the Yippies [Published The Reality-Based Community - May 09 2014]
Abbie Hoffman's presence still echoes in Pa. [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 19 2014]
Brandeis’s “repressive tolerance” [Published Power Line - Apr 12 2014]
What did Brandeis know and when did it know it? [Published Power Line - Apr 10 2014]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Turning 60: Desperately Seeking Something [Published OpEdNews - Aug 16 2014]
The last thing I remember, Abbie Hoffman was telling me not to trust anyone over 30. Now, not only am I over 30 - WAY over - but all my kids are over 30. So when the big 60th birthday stared me down, I knew I had to do something before I became tragically ...
Bring back the Yippies [Published The Reality-Based Community - May 09 2014]
Weekend competition. How would Abbie Hoffman have given testimony to the new House Benghazi! committee? Yes, there is an issue of bad taste since people died in the Benghazi consulate. The issue applies first to the creation of the committee as ...
Brandeis’s “repressive tolerance” [Published Power Line - Apr 12 2014]
(Paul Mirengoff) Like me, Michael Leeden finds that “if there’s anything really new about Brandeis’ disinvitation to Ayaan Hirsi Ali, it’s that they invited her at all.” While many seem surprised that Brandeis, founded by Jews in the immediate aftermath ...
What did Brandeis know and when did it know it? [Published Power Line - Apr 10 2014]
(Paul Mirengoff) When I visited Brandeis in 2005 with my daughter (then a high school junior), the admissions office bragged about the University’s activist tradition, including the fact that its alums include Angela Davis and Abbie Hoffman. None of ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.