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SPECIAL REPORT: It's still the same old radical California agenda

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America's first Earth Day, in 1970, was supposedly inspired in part by Sen. Gaylord Nelson's tour of the 1969 Santa Barbara oil spill. As he flew to San Francisco, the Wisconsin Democrat -- who had already developed a following for his passionate environmental advocacy and liberal politics -- read an article about college campus teach-ins being conducted across the country. "If we could...