Free Speech Movement Archives
The only FSM website created & maintained by FSM vets
THE source for original FSM documents and scholarship

FSMA Kuykendal banner Sept 30

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New! FSM-A Board Responses to
3/22/2021, The New Yorker, The Making of the New Left, Louis Menand

Free speech! Hold firm! by Bettina Aptheker
"Hold firm to the First and 14th. With warmth and strength."




June 11, 2017 Statement by FSM-A Board and collected statements

October 1 Free Speech Day in California

●●●December 8, 1964 UCB Academic Senate Resolutions on Free Speech●●●

►►Current UCB Policy on Speech and Advocacy◄◄

FSM 50th Anniversary Hub

Herbert Bradford Cleaveland

December 3, 1964: Jim Jumblatt photo
©FSM Archives
Occupied Sproul Hall. F S M signs by Peter Wiesner

November 20, 1964: March to Regents' Meeting
L to R: Mona Hutchin, Ron Anastasi, ... John Leggett, John Searle, Michael Rossman, Jack Weinberg, Sallie Shawl, Mario Savio, Ken Cloke.
Bob Johnson photo ©FSM Archives All rights reserved
October 1, 1964:
Jackie Goldberg speaks atop police car
by Ron Enfield © Ronald L. Enfield.
The Essental Mario Savio
by Robert Cohen
Also Don't Forget that the FSM was mostly about looooooooong meetings among diverse constituencies and writing pamphlets.
About listening and persuasion.
Subversives: The FBI's War on Student Radicals and Reagan's Rise to Power
by Seth Rosenfeld


What Happened during the FSM
Short Histories
Short photo history
Books, poetry, fiction, other
Journalism1964 to the present 3900+ articles
Film & Video
Audio & Music listen! Includes KPFA recordings
FSM Objects
The Start of the FSM
Internal Organization of the FSM
How News of FSM Traveled
FSM Work Ethic
Religious Voices
The FSM and Farm Workers

1964-65 Original Documents from students, faculty, administration
FSM Archives Scans "The Archives"
Daily Cal Scans New!
The End of the FSM
Bancroft Library Transcriptions
ROHO Oral Histories Lisa Rubens
Interviews Marston Schultz
Faculty Hub

What Happened Before the FSM
Prior Student Movements
What led to the FSM?
SLATE Archives website
SLATE and Due Process
Civil Rights Movement

What Happened After the FSM
What followed from the FSM
The Trials
Graduate Coordinating Committee (brief history)
Obscenity aka "Filthy Speech Movement" & Spider
Free Student Union
Free University Berkeley
FSM Arrestees denied CA Teaching Credentials, appeal, prevail
Vietnam Day Committee (1965-66)
Vietnam Commencement (May, 1968)
Education Reform

Finding Aid: use this format in Google:
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FSM Participants
 The Arrestees List
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 ROHO Oral Histories
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 Participant Accounts
 Person Pages
  Mario Savio

FSM Archives, the Organization
 The Nonprofit
The Collection
●  Recent Activities
 Board Resolutions

 2014 Hub
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FSM Additional Topics
●  Free Speech Day in California
 Steve Silberstein Gift
 Savio Steps
 Mario Savio Speakers' Corner
1991 Mark Brest van Kempe Monument
"Berkeley Big People" Statue
Teaching about the FSM / Robt. Cohen
FSM Websites

UCB FSM50 Resources
UCB FSM Portal
UCB Summer Reading
Mario Savio Memorial Lecture
Bancroft Library Transcriptions
Poster Contest
On The Same Page Freedom's Orator
Pacific Film Archive FSM series
Berkeley Student COOP
Art, Tech, & Activism on the FSM 50th
UC Berkeley History Soc Sci Project
UC Press
Fifty Years of Free Speech
Academic Senate FSM Panel Dec. 8

The Free Speech Movement Archives has been cited in The Infography as one of the most excellent sources of information available for learning about "Social Movements of the 1960s."



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