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In his interview with Ron Chepesiuk, Jerry Rubin discussed his time as a ‘60s radical and how those experiences aided in his career. Rubin covered topic of multilevel marketing, entrepreneurship, networking, Yuppies, protests, self-reliance, and journalism. He also discussed other activists such as Abbie Hoffman, Paul Krassner, and Anita Hoffman, along with CIA conspiracies, Hippies and Diggers, Groucho Marx, and the counterculture. This interview was conducted for inclusion into the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program.
1 hour, 11 minutes
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entrepreneurship, networking, Yuppies, pyramid scheme, anti-fallout shelter protests, race, self-reliance, Ché Guevara, journalism, holistic, vitamins and health supplements, socialism, Vietnam War, Cuba, Civil Rights Movement, economic inequality, male chauvinism, Abbie Hoffman, Paul Krassner, Anita Hoffman, CIA conspiracies, Hippies and Diggers, Groucho Marx, Bill Clinton, Ross Perot, marijuana
Sixties Radicals, Then and Now: Candid Conversations with Those Who Shaped the Era © 2008  Ron Chepesiuk by permission of McFarland & Company, Inc., Box 611, Jefferson NC 28640. www.mcfarlandpub.com.
LC Subject Headings
Radicals -- United States, Nineteen sixties, Political activists, Journalists, Multilevel marketing, Income distribution, Equality, Hoffman, Abbie