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A look back at GLIDE’s Summer of Love: ‘Hippie Is Necessary’

“I’m not a professional photographer, I’m a political organizer. I happen to use the camera to tell the story of the work I do.” —Bob Fitch, Civil Rights photographer, former GLIDE seminary intern, and            

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Summer of Love Flashback: The Black People’s Free Store

In August of 1967, GLIDE’s monthly publication, Venture, was entirely devoted to the Black People’s Free Store. The letter that went out with the publication explained briefly, “The Black People’s Free Store was established in the Spring of 1967 by

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Bus Stop in the Name of Love!

Artist Kate Haug talks about her Summer of Love poster series for SF’s bus shelters—and one very hip poster in particular, featuring Janice Mirikitani and Rev. Cecil Williams

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Janice Mirikitani leading the GLIDE contingent at Saturday's #WomensMarch2018! #hearourvote #powertothepolls #togetherwerise #WomenOfGLIDE Together we rise! GLIDE folks united with SF & @womensmarchbayarea! Gender, racial and economic equity now!#WomensMarch2018 #PowerToThePolls #timesup #hearourvote Together we rise! GLIDE folks united with SF & @womensmarchbayarea! Gender, racial & economic equity now!#WomensMarch2018 #PowerToThePolls #timesup @womensmarch @womensmarchglobal #hearourvote Together we rise! United for women's rights! #womensmarch2018 #powertothepolls #timesup @womensmarchbayarea #hearourvote

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