SF State Christmas Vacation 1968

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KPIX Eyewitness News report from December 13th 1968 at SF State College by Mike Lee featuring a press conference by President S.I Hayakawa, who states he won’t accept that present members of the student government should be selecting representatives to take part in the planned judicial process for recent protests on campus. AFT spokesman Professor Gary Hawkins is interviewed and claims that the closing of the campus by Hayakawa and the Trustees was a victory for the AFT and labor movement and there are views of members of the African American community celebrating Christmas. Ends with Hayakawa expressing the hope that everyone involved in the dispute at SF State will use the vacation to relax and unwind.

1968 SF State Student Strike
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archival newsfilm
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16mm b&w co-magnetic sound film
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KPIX 37358

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