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FBI's war on Berkeley radicals
Today on Your Call: How and why did the FBI target radicals at UC Berkeley in the 60s?
On today's Your Call, we’ll speak with Seth Rosenfeld, author of Subversives: The FBI's War on Student Radicals and Reagan's Rise to Power. “Ultimately,” says Rosenfeld, “this is a cautionary tale about the dangers of secrecy and power.” Join us at 10am PST or post a comment here. What are your memories of activism in Berkeley in the 60s? Or if you’re involved today, have you experienced repression? It’s Your Call with Holly Kernan, and you.
Seth Rosenfeld, author of Subversives: The FBI's War on Student Radicals and Reagan's Rise to Power
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