So, you thought all hippies did was smoke pot, drop acid, rock and make out… You’re in for a surprise. Here’s how hippies saved physics from a weapon of war to one of dizzying discovery.
Sixties, the dark years… What do you think about when you think of the 1960s? Hippies? Advances in Civil Rights? The Vietnam War? I looked at the dark years, starting with 1965, that seeded the future.
Bring back the hippies! You can see where letting conservatives bury our rebellion got us. Hippies were anti-Trump before Trump. We took on worse devils in Johnson and Nixon, and they’ve tried to beat us back for fifty years.
The old days are calling… it wasn’t, and still isn’t, necessary to go back very far to find radical contrasts.