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The Streets of San Francisco: Policing and the Creation of a Cosmopolitan Liberal Politics, 1950-72
22 May 2014 // 8:15 PM
When the police began using their discretion with African American gang leaders, gay and lesbian bar owners, Haight-Ashbury hippies and other postwar San Franciscans, a rise in liberal cosmopolitism would follow throughout America.
So a Police Officer and a Cosmopolitan Liberal Walk into a Bar...
16 Jun 2014 // 8:05 PM
Like it or not, cops are agents of social change.The Streets of San Francisco explores their lasting and far-reaching role in shaping liberal politics and attitudes.