Abbie Hoffman

Type: Person
Name: Abbie Hoffman
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Abbie Hoffman's presence still echoes in Pa.

SOLEBURY, Pa. (AP) - The gray Toyota Corolla that Abbie Hoffman drove in Mexico during his fugitive years still sits in upper Bucks County, parked on the old farm where he lived and took his own life 25 years ago. "I've been wondering what to do ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

How San Francisco's Anti-Tech Movement Can Make Itself Heard

Predictability is the death of influence. And so it seemed to be with San Francisco's anti-tech movement when one of its tentacles, the Counterforce, on Monday  published a diatribe against Kevin Rose, Digg founder and current Google Ventures partner. ... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Abbie Hoffman's presence still echoes in Bucks County

The gray Toyota Corolla that Abbie Hoffman drove in Mexico during his fugitive years still sits in upper Bucks County, parked on the old farm where he lived and took his own life 25 years ago."I've been wondering what to do with it," Michael Waldron, ... [Published Philly.com - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Insights from the Counterculture, Part 4: William S. Burroughs - WhoWhatWhy

This is the fourth in our series of quotes by leading writers of the Counterculture. Be sure to read our earlier collections from Abbie Hoffman, Hunter S. Thompson, and Ken Kesey.[2][3][4]After one look at this planet any visitor from outer space would ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Today in History for April 12

Highlights in History:On April 12, 1954, the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission opened a hearing on whether Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer, scientific director of the Manhattan Project, should have his security clearance reinstated amid questions about his loyalty ... [Published Erie Times-News - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 2 reports

Brandeis’s “repressive tolerance”

( )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 of the Holocaust, ... [Published Power Line - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Blast From The Past: 1989 Death Of Abbie Hoffman

Abbie Hoffman, the 1960s radical, was the driving force behind the local environmental activist group Save the River.He spent years "hiding out" in the Thousand Islands under an assumed name, Barry Freed.This week's Blast from the Past takes us back to ... [Published WWNY TV 7 - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

What did Brandeis know and when did it know it?

( )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 the prospective ... [Published Power Line - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Pranksters: Making Mischief in the Modern World (Feature)

From Benjamin Franklin's hoax about the the death of his rival to Abbie Hoffman’s attempt to levitate the Pentagon to Stephen Colbert’s “news reporting”, pranksters, hoaxers, and con artists use humor to underscore larger, pointed truths about societ ... [Published Pop Matters - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Pranks: April Fools Day and Opportunity for Self Improvement

As Americans plan the best opportunity to prank friends and loved ones this April Fool’s Day, there may be one important factor to keep in mind– Self-improvement. Psychologists have made progress delving into the psychology of pranks. They found that ... [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Students schooled on white privilege

MADISON, Wis. – The 15th annual White Privilege Conference concluded yesterday in Madison, Wisconsin.The conference was founded in 1999 by Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. to examine “challenging concepts of privilege and oppression and offer solutions… to work toward ... [Published Education News - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Big Bill can learn from tall John

History doesn’t repeat itself, the old saying goes, but it does rhyme. As Mayor de Blasio closes in on his first 100 days, he — and the progressive activists who support him — should study, and learn from, the turbulent two terms of that other tall, lanky ... [Published New York Daily News - Mar 27 2014]

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Abbie Hoffman's presence still echoes in Pa. [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 19 2014]
How San Francisco's Anti-Tech Movement Can Make... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Apr 13 2014]
Abbie Hoffman's presence still echoes in Bucks ... [Published Philly.com - Apr 13 2014]
Insights from the Counterculture, Part 4: Willi... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 12 2014]
Today in History for April 12 [Published Erie Times-News - Apr 12 2014]
Brandeis’s “repressive tolerance” [Published Power Line - Apr 12 2014]
Brandeis’s “repressive tolerance” [Published Power Line - Apr 12 2014]
Blast From The Past: 1989 Death Of Abbie Hoffman [Published WWNY TV 7 - Apr 11 2014]
What did Brandeis know and when did it know it? [Published Power Line - Apr 10 2014]
What did Brandeis know and when did it know it? [Published Power Line - Apr 10 2014]
Pranksters: Making Mischief in the Modern World... [Published Pop Matters - Apr 04 2014]
Pranks: April Fools Day and Opportunity for Sel... [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 01 2014]
Students schooled on white privilege [Published Education News - Mar 30 2014]
Big Bill can learn from tall John [Published New York Daily News - Mar 27 2014]
Chimes of Freedom [Published TheWalrus.ca - Mar 24 2014]
Wingnut Matt Barber Simply Does Not Care For Yo... [Published Wonkette - Mar 11 2014]
The Sports Hangover: Denver's Cornucopia Destin... [Published Breitbart Feed - Feb 03 2014]
President Obama Humors Bill O’Reilly For Ten-Mi... [Published Wonkette - Feb 03 2014]
Collier & Horowitz: Goodbye to all that [Published Power Line - Nov 08 2013]
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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 ...
Wingnut Matt Barber Simply Does Not Care For Yo... [Published Wonkette - Mar 11 2014]
Poor Matt Barber. He went to the Conservative Political Action Conference hoping to find like-minded moral scolds, but discovered that once the speeches are done for the day, the events at the Gaylord National Hotel are not all-night prayer meetings, ...
The Sports Hangover: Denver's Cornucopia Destin... [Published Breitbart Feed - Feb 03 2014]
It’s not Sunday’s beer or the bad food. It’s the end of the football season that’s bringing you down. Be not afraid! Pitchers and catchers report next week. Cornucopia Destiny Did you hear the one about OJ Simpson rooting for Peyton Manning? ...
President Obama Humors Bill O’Reilly For Ten-Mi... [Published Wonkette - Feb 03 2014]
Let’s say you’re Bill O’Reilly. First, you have our sympathies. Second, how is it you ever rose to a position where you’re interviewing anyone more important than the Great Neck sanitation commissioner? Do you have pictures of Roger Ailes fucking ...
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