Beehive Collective Tour Presentation Banned from Gill Tract Farm
San Francisco Bay Area
01 Nov 2014 22:50 GMT
A Beehive Collective presentation originally scheduled as an event at the Gill Tract Community Farm was shut down by Steve Lindow, the first researcher to do field trials of a Genetically Modified Organism (GMO), who is now the Executive Associate Dean in the College of Natural Resources. Lindow claimed that the art show was "not relevant to the research at the community farm." Determined not to be silenced, students at UC Berkeley brought the Beehive Collective's art project on drought and Proposition 1 to the steps of Sproul Plaza, where 50 years ago students demonstrated for their right to disseminate political materials, kicking off the Free Speech Movement.
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