He was not a hippie. You can attribute hippie aspects onto him but it does not make him one. And yeah, I know cops maced protesters and such once upon a time and that they ocassionally still use mace.
Well, if you take away labels and just look at them for what they are they basically promote the same ideals. Love everyone as you love yourself right? I'm dont want to get in a religious argument. But they share similar beliefs. Lol. More so than alot of "christians" Not that chrisitanity is bad, but when its being used to turn people against each other... eh.