Recent photo of Gus Newport and Jane Fonda in Alabama in 2019. On the first day of his job as mayor, Newport remembers arriving at work, “I was surprised to see the streets filled with reporters and television trucks. I went upstairs to my office and found Jane Fonda sitting at my desk!”

Gus Newport: In It For the Long Haul

The former mayor of Berkeley, California, continues to serve as a citizen of the nation and the world.