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California History (2019) 96 (3): 25–47.
Published: 01 August 2019
... civil rights, which was a challenge that Kerr confronted first as Berkeley chancellor and then as president of the entire UC system. This challenge was met in every area of the university's affairs, including its athletics programs. Kerr demanded that the university's teams schedule games with the...
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California History (2020) 97 (2): 88–111.
Published: 01 May 2020
... California History affirmative action airports Bay Area black labor Black Power civil rights infrastructures mobilities San Francisco International Airport ERIC PORTER A Black Future in the Air Industry? Liberation and Complicity at San Francisco International Airport ABSTRACT This essay...
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California History (2020) 97 (2): 133–135.
Published: 01 May 2020
... most meaningfully. As Gutfreund writes in the introduction, desegregation (e.g., the legacy of busing in response to Crawford vs. LAUSD), civil rights activism (e.g., East L.A. Blowouts of 1968), and ordinary resistance to racial discrimination are necessarily battles of the linguistic. To this end...
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California History (2020) 97 (2): 131–133.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., the boy who became Yogananda grew up in urban British India, the son of an educated civil servant. A spiritual seeker at an early age, Yogananda left behind traditional Hinduism and dabbled in Tantrism, divination, hypno- tism, and spiritualism before becoming an acolyte of progressive educator and...
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California History (2020) 97 (2): 27–58.
Published: 01 May 2020
... (LEFT) for the DeAutremont brothers, perpetrators of a bloody 1923 Oregon train robbery (one of many such posters issued by the railroad). (B) An unprecedented international investigation by rail and civil police resulted in the capture of the DeAutremont brothers (center) in Canada, four years after...
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California History (2020) 97 (2): 2–26.
Published: 01 May 2020
... tracing both the rise and the fall of Indian apprenticeship within the violent racial context of Humboldt County during the gold rush and the Civil War. © 2020 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article...
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California History (2020) 97 (2): 59–87.
Published: 01 May 2020
... occasionally appeared in the Los Angeles Times and other regional papers.15 Though on the surface they appear trivial, these stories reflect a long and commonly held view of Mexico s northern borderlands as devoid of civilization and, as such, available for American conquest. The most famous incident is the so...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 33–49.
Published: 01 February 2020
... of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2020 Civil War slavery Confederate...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2020
... century, when protesters marched for civil rights and against the VietnamWar. Today s con- flicts overmurals andmonuments prompt us to ask: How should we deal with publicmemo- rials that, some argue, celebrate shameful aspects of the American experience? For example: Confederate statues up or down...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 50–54.
Published: 01 February 2020
... mural may have delayed further damage. Rediscovery of the artwork in the mid-1960s coincided with both the civil rights and the Chicano mural movements. The ghostly mural inspired local artists, filmmakers, and students to demand its preservation. At this early stage, however, few Olvera Street...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 79–80.
Published: 01 February 2020
... Watts rebellion and other urban uprisings of the 1960s as the work of disorderly and crimi- nal elements rather than a broad-based demand by communities of color for civil rights, ra- cial equality, and police accountability. Felker-Kantor contends that, contrary to police claims, the actual root of the...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 60–64.
Published: 01 February 2020
... progression from American Indian savagery to white American civilization. Criticism focused on the monument s Early Days bronze grouping, which depicted a Spanish missionary towering over a Native American man seated at his feet, while a Mexican vaquero swung a (now miss- ing) lasso over his head in the...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 55–59.
Published: 01 February 2020
..., California and the Civil War (San Francisco: Arcadia, 2017), 155. 6. Ben Wright, Confederate Statues at the University of Texas at Austin, in David B. Allison (ed Controversial Monuments and Memorials: A Guide for Community Leaders (New York: Rowman & Littlefield, 2018), 205 221. 7. Jill Cowan, It s...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 February 2020
... president and Clinton s naming him technol- ogy czar (295) happened right on time for the Internet to change communications for everyday citizens as well as presidential candidates. Unmentioned is how Gore also sup- ported Clinton s civil rights credentials. Al Gore Sr., while serving (as would his son...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 81–83.
Published: 01 February 2020
...-born artist began as a White cavalry officer in the Russian Civil War, was exiled to China after the Red Army s victory, and then became a leftist painter in CALIFORNIA HISTORY 81 San Francisco and a student of Rivera s in Mexico. Considered one of San Francisco s most gifted muralists in the 1930s...
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California History (2020) 97 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 February 2020
...- enced a decade of protests and demonstrations: the civil rights movement; the Free Speech Movement at Berkeley in 1964 and after; Black Panther protests in Oakland CALIFORNIA HISTORY 13 in 1966; and, in 1968 1969, the student strikes at San Francisco State College (now San Francisco State University...
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California History (2019) 96 (4): 115–117.
Published: 01 November 2019
... their cultural produc- tion during the countercultural artistic expressions of the 1950s. Chapters 3 5 cover the emergence of the Chicano Movement as part of the greater civil rights movement. The Bay Area became the epicenter of many student-led movements and grassroots actions, such as the Third World...
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California History (2019) 96 (4): 88–92.
Published: 01 November 2019
... food system of Native California (aside from the Colorado River region). Like maize, rice, wheat, and potatoes in other parts of the world, acorns pow- ered the civilizations of Native California.8 Acorn production relies on protecting oak groves, which themselves act as water reservoirs and carbon...
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California History (2019) 96 (4): 38–53.
Published: 01 November 2019
... representative(s) reported that there were seventy-five people, sixty-two beeves, and forty-five sheep at San Luis Rey.34 As the Civil War came to a close in 1865, more settlers came to Southern California and began encroaching on sev- eral of the Mission Indians villages and agricultural fields. During this...
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California History (2019) 96 (4): 11–37.
Published: 01 November 2019
... from perhaps 150,000 to somewhere near 25,000 or 30,000, and in 1890, H. H. Bancroft described it as one of the last human hunts of civilization, and the basest and most brutal of them all. In 1943, Raphaël Lemkin minted a new word for an ancient crime and in 1944 he defined it. He combined the...