Stanford Erickson*: “The Country May Need a Bully.”

Governor Reagan orders the first tear gas attack by helicopter on U.S. soil over the campus of U.C. Berkeley, during the People's Park protests in May 1969. The first couple of years when Ronald Reagan was governor of California, I covered him as a young reporter in San Francisco.  Our newspaper’s political reporter passed the … Continue reading Stanford Erickson*: “The Country May Need a Bully.”