Sorry for the delay in getting this up folks.
Group 1: By Tuesday morning, post a 3-400 word response on Berkeley in the Sixties, directed by Mark Kitchell.
Group 2: By Thursday at noon, post a 200 wordish response to something or things discussed by Group 1.
Here's a piece written in the last 1970s on the Diggers, who operated the free kitchens in San Francisco's Haight Ashbury (and did much of the cooking for Woodstock's 400,000 attendees). I love the inventive playfullness, standard for the Diggers, of the title: Deep Tried Frees:
Here's some info on the People's Park today, which is still around. First is it's website:
Next is a 1999 article from the San Francisco Chronicle (San Fran's largest newspaper):