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Tom Hayden was a leader of the student, civil rights, peace and environmental movements of the 1960s. He served 18 years in the California legislature, where he chaired labor, higher education and natural resources committees. He was the author and editor of 20 books. He taught most recently at UCLA, Scripps College, Pitzer College, Occidental College, and the Harvard Institute of Politics. Hayden passed away in 2016.