Banging on a Drum as a Way of Life

2008-09-16 Thread radtimes
Banging on a Drum as a Way of Life http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/14/nyregion/nyregionspecial2/drumnj.html By TAMMY LA GORCE Published: September 14, 2008 THERE are those who say you can't re-create the past. Then there are those who attend Richard Reiter's drum circles. Mr. Reiter, 61, of

�Summertree� 1968, Summer of Love? 9/19 � 10/26

2008-09-16 Thread radtimes
Summertree 1968, Summer of Love? 9/19 – 10/26 http://denver.yourhub.com/Golden/Stories/Goings-on/General/Story~519869.aspx 9/11/2008 Miner's Alley Playhouse presents the Regional Premiere of Summertree by Ron Cowen Directed by Wendy Moore Set in 1968, Summertree examines an era that was

Pigasus is back!

2008-09-18 Thread radtimes
Pigasus is back! http://mwcnews.net/content/view/25228/26/ 9/14/08 By Bob Boldt Pigasus is back. Yes the granddaughter of the now-famed Grandpa Pigasus, the pig who ran for president in '68, is back! She is running on the newly formed DIPPIE party – an offshoot splinter group composed

Timeless tunes hallmark of [Judy] Collins' repertoire

2008-09-18 Thread radtimes
Timeless tunes hallmark of Collins' repertoire http://www.redwoodcitydailynews.com/article/2008-9-12-judy-collins 9/12/08 By Paul Freeman / Entertainment Writer The term legend is readily bandied about these days. Folk-pop singer-songwriter Judy Collins is one artist who definitely has

In the very cool presence of Tom Robbins

2008-09-18 Thread radtimes
In the very cool presence of Tom Robbins http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/books/2008173251_robbinsappreciation14.html Appreciation: The Seattle Times' longtime rock critic, Patrick MacDonald, has a deep appreciation for author Tom Robbins and his works, including Another Roadside

UC Berkeley tree-sitters end their protest

2008-09-18 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] UC Berkeley tree-sitters end their protest http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/california/la-me-trees10-2008sep10,0,4831440.story Four men come down from a redwood after reaching an agreement to end the long-running protest. Campus police Chief Victoria Harrison negotiated

In Defense of Hipsters

2008-09-18 Thread radtimes
In Defense of Hipsters http://towardfreedom.com/home/content/view/1404/1/ Written by Dave Monaghan Wednesday, 10 September 2008 This article is a response to Hipster: The Dead End of Western Civilization (Adbusters #79, Cover Story). http://www.adbusters.org/magazine/79/hipster.html -- At a

Radical Speak

2008-09-18 Thread radtimes
Radical Speak http://nymag.com/arts/art/features/50211/ Performance artist Mark Tribe breathes new life into old politics. By Carla Blumenkranz Published Sep 14, 2008 In the Sunday sunshine after Tropical Storm Hanna, about a hundred people­most of them in their twenties, backpacked and

Screening Mumia

2008-09-19 Thread radtimes
Screening Mumia The Suppression of Dissent in America http://www.counterpunch.org/washington09112008.html By LINN WASHINGTON, Jr. September 11, 2008 In presenting a compelling examination of the plight of death row journalist Mumia Abu-Jamal the documentary In Prison My Whole Life also

Nearby beach is telling locals the naked truth

2008-09-19 Thread radtimes
Nearby beach is telling locals the naked truth http://media.www.thedailyaztec.com/media/storage/paper741/news/2008/09/09/TravelAdventure/Nearby.Beach.Is.Telling.Locals.The.Naked.Truth-3420553.shtml Amy Ebersole, Staff Writer Issue date: 9/9/08 Black's Beach has it all: surf, clean sand, hang

Christiania proposes solution

2008-09-19 Thread radtimes
Christiania proposes solution http://politiken.dk/newsinenglish/article565882.ece The conflict between the Christiania area of Copenhagen and the government on the future for the free town is closer a solution. 11. sep 2008 Christiania has delivered a compromise proposal to the government on

Witness of our time and restless spirit of Paris '68

2008-09-19 Thread radtimes
Witness of our time and restless spirit of Paris '68 http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/20bc153a-812d-11dd-82dd-77b07658.html?nclick_check=1 By Phil Davison Published: September 13 2008 Françoise Demulder was one of the foremost war photographers of the late 20th century and the first woman to win

Why Everyone Talks About Ulrike Meinhof

2008-09-20 Thread radtimes
Why Everyone Talks About Ulrike Meinhof http://www.brooklynrail.org/2008/09/books/why-everyone-talks-about-ulrike-meinhof by Johannah Rodgers Ulrike Meinhof, Karen Bauer, ed., Everybody Talks About the Weather…We Don't: The Writings of Ulrike Meinhof (Seven Stories Press, 2008) Complicated is

Obama's Plumbers

2008-09-20 Thread radtimes
Obama's Plumbers http://www.humanevents.com/article.php?id=28508 by John Batchelor 09/12/2008 There is a secret group in the Obama-Biden campaign tasked with shutting off any leaks from the record that links Barack Obama to his longtime adviser and mentor Bill Ayers, professor of education

Progressive Presses March Forward

2008-09-20 Thread radtimes
Progressive Presses March Forward http://www.publishersweekly.com/article/CA6595906.html With change and reform in the air, a bevy of activist presses weigh in with political titles. By Claire Kirch Publishers Weekly 9/15/2008 During the last presidential election cycle, right-wing imprints

Reflections on feminist struggles

2008-09-20 Thread radtimes
Still riding the Second Wave: Reflections on feminist struggles http://www.smirkingchimp.com/thread/17158 by Robert Jensen, interviewing Ruth Anne Koenick September 15, 2008 I met Ruth Anne Koenick at a dinner before my talk on the feminist critique of pornography at Rutgers

The Drug War's Latest Tally

2008-09-21 Thread radtimes
The Drug War's Latest Tally: 872,721 Pot Arrests, an All-Time High http://www.alternet.org/drugreporter/98952/the_drug_war By Paul Armentano, AlterNet September 16, 2008. Cannabis arrests now comprise nearly 47.5 percent of all drug arrests in the United States, 89% of them for mere

Paul Krassner reviews 'Bumping Into Geniuses' by Danny Goldberg

2008-09-24 Thread radtimes
'Bumping Into Geniuses' by Danny Goldberg http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/la-et-book18-2008sep18,0,1387760.story By Paul Krassner, Special to The Times September 18, 2008 THE WAY to get rich, Ahmet Ertegun, co-founder of Atlantic Records, once said, is to keep walking around until you

A life spent in the struggle [Peter Camejo]

2008-09-24 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] Red Inside, Green Outside: Our Great Loss Peter Camejo (1939-2008) http://www.swans.com/library/art14/lproy48.html by Louis Proyect (Swans - September 22, 2008) Peter Camejo, one of the outstanding leaders of the U.S. left, died after an 18-month battle with lymphoma on

Surviving Dead members confirm Obama reunion

2008-09-25 Thread radtimes
Surviving Dead members confirm Obama reunion http://www.livedaily.com/news/14908.html Published September 19, 2008 By Tjames Madison / LiveDaily Contributor Confirming recent unofficial reports, the surviving members of the Grateful Dead have announced a reunion of sorts at a fundraiser next

Gourmet restaurants, art galleries make Asheville hip again

2008-09-25 Thread radtimes
Gourmet restaurants, art galleries make Asheville hip again http://www.thestate.com/sunday-life/story/530332.html Sep. 21, 2008 By JANE WOOLDRIDGE - McClatchy Newspapers ASHEVILLE, N.C. ­ The neighborhood has that wrong-side-of-the-tracks feel about it, and sure enough, the railroad runs

The big story: Goa

2008-09-25 Thread radtimes
Change your mind The big story: Goa http://www.thetimes.co.za/PrintEdition/Lifestyle/Article.aspx?id=844790 Sep 21, 2008 Seth Sherwood visits the globe's most enduring getaway for alternative living. As a crimson sun sets over the Arabian Sea behind her, the British singer Helen Jones leaps

Angela Davis Demands 'Omaha Two' Be Freed

2008-09-26 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] Angela Davis Demands 'Omaha Two' Be Freed http://www.opednews.com/articles/Angela-Davis-says-Omaha-T-by-Michael-Richardson-080920-541.html 9/20/08 by Michael Richardson Angela Davis says 'Omaha Two' are victims of 'repressive authorities in 1971 COINTELPRO case and should be

Government manifests 1960's politics

2008-09-26 Thread radtimes
Government manifests 1960's politics http://media.www.dailytargum.com/media/storage/paper168/news/2008/09/18/University/Government.Manifests.1960s.Politics-3437203.shtml Sara Gretina / Contributing Writer Issue date: 9/18/08 When journalist Rick Perlstein was younger, he said he would spend

Encounters with the head wizard [Ken Kesey]

2008-09-26 Thread radtimes
Encounters with the head wizard http://www.mailtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080921/LIFE/809210313 September 21, 2008 By Bill Varble Mail Tribune Ken Kesey would have been 73 Wednesday. Kesey, who died in 2001, was Oregon's prince of letters, the closest thing the counterculture

Thompson's Gonzo Trip Is Still Worth Taking

2008-09-26 Thread radtimes
Thompson's Gonzo Trip Is Still Worth Taking http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/09/19/AR2008091903451.html By Jonathan Yardley Saturday, September 20, 2008; Page C01 An occasional series in which The Post's book critic reconsiders notable and/or neglected books from the

Performance relives major events of 1968

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
Performance relives major events of 1968 http://www.pioneerlocal.com/arlingtonheights/entertainment/1166496,db-america-091808-s1.article September 18, 2008 By MYRNA PETLICKI Contributor Any way you look at it, 1968 was an extraordinary year in this country. Michael J. Miles looks at it month

Epilogue from Denver: Spirit of Resistance is Alive

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] Epilogue from Denver: Spirit of Resistance is Alive http://narcosphere.narconews.com/notebook/brenda-norrell/2008/09/epilogue-denver-spirit-resistance-alive by Brenda Norrell September 20, 2008 DENVER -- When I went to the Democratic National Convention, to cover the

Exonerated state prison inmate to speak

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
Exonerated state prison inmate to speak http://www.chicoer.com/news/ci_10521453 By Staff Reports 09/21/2008 CHICO ­ Robert Hillary King, who spent more than 30 years in prison before being exonerated, is scheduled to speak in Chico Tuesday evening. His talk will be at 6:30 p.m. in the Chico

One-time Young Lords say message still relevant, 40 years later

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
One-time Young Lords say message still relevant, 40 years later http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/chi-young-lords-22-sep22,0,63351.story One-time Young Lords say struggles of 1968 just as relevant today By Jeff Long | Chicago Tribune reporter September 22, 2008 Jose Cha-Cha Jimenez

Legendary Chicago and Bay Area bluesman playing two nights at the Riverwood Inn

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
Legendary Chicago and Bay Area bluesman playing two nights at the Riverwood Inn http://www.times-standard.com/ci_10496337?source=most_emailed Monica Topping For the Times-Standard Article Launched: 09/18/2008 Old-time musicians are full of old stories and David LaFlamme is no exception. Like

Baader Meinhof film stirs controversy in Germany

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
[3 articles] Baader-Meinhof epic takes on RAF's 'terrorist chic' http://www.thelocal.de/14437/20080921/ Published: 21 Sep 08 A German film taking a new look at the bloody legacy of the Baader Meinhof Gang will open this week, aiming to blot out the terrorist chic image of the 1970s urban

Clapton's Aussie mate recalls wild London

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
Clapton's Aussie mate recalls wild London http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2008/09/19/1221331198859.html Paola Totaro September 20, 2008 THEY were a group of young tearaways, flatmates during the swinging '60s when London was the place to be. On Thursday night, at the Aussie-owned Jane

Feeling Groovy [Museum at Bethel Woods]

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
Feeling Groovy http://www.contractmagazine.com/contract/content_display/design/features/corporate-design/e3i9e7f602573f2a544d7222505b2801cac?imw=Y Sept 15, 2008 -By Katie Weeks, Photography by Wyatt Gallery and Kevin Reeves One field, three days, 32 musicians, more than 400,000 people­the

OBIT: John Burnside, Gay Pioneer

2008-09-28 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] John Burnside, Gay Pioneer, Dies http://www.gaycitynews.com/site/news.cfm?newsid=20127430BRD=2729PAG=461dept_id=568862rfi=6 By: JASON VICTOR SERINUS 09/18/2008 John Lyon Burnside III, longtime partner of Mattachine Society founder Harry Hay, died peacefully in San Francisco on

Calming The Fearful Mind [Thich Nhat Hanh]

2008-09-30 Thread radtimes
Calming The Fearful Mind http://www.countercurrents.org/swanson270908.htm By David Swanson 27 September, 2008 Countercurrents.org Thich Nhat Hanh, a Vietnamese Buddhist monk who in 1964 was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Martin Luther King, Jr., has published a new book of advice to

Joan Baez interviews

2008-10-01 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] Credo: Joan Baez, folk singer, 67 http://www.independent.co.uk/extras/sunday-review/regulars/credo-joan-baez-folk-singer-67-942316.html Interview by Luiza Sauma Sunday, 28 September 2008 Being at home is more exhausting than being on tour. When I'm travelling I can put up a Do

There's Jerry Garcia, and then there's everyone else

2008-10-01 Thread radtimes
There's Jerry Garcia, and then there's everyone else http://dailygleaner.canadaeast.com/opinion/article/428027 September 26th, 2008 Run, run, run for the roses Sooner it opens, the quicker it closes. Man, oh, man, oh friend of mine All good things in all good time. -- Run For The Roses by

A Hard Left Hook: Students for a Democratic Society

2008-10-01 Thread radtimes
A Hard Left Hook: Students for a Democratic Society works both within, outside system http://www.thepost.ohiou.edu/Articles/Opinion/Editorial/2008/09/24/25496/ September 24, 2008 Lord Acton wrote, power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Although he definitely

The Rich Folklore of Club Passim

2008-10-01 Thread radtimes
The Rich Folklore of Club Passim http://www.thecrimson.com/article.aspx?ref=524225 The Square's venerated music venue celebrates its 50th anniversary September 25, 2008 By MELANIE E. LONG Crimson Staff Writer I look back on it and it was history in the making, but who knows it's history when

Grateful Dead memorabilia up for auction

2008-10-01 Thread radtimes
Grateful Dead memorabilia up for auction http://www.mercurynews.com/homeandgardenheadlines/ci_10567320 By Steven Wayne Yvaska for the Mercury News Article Launched: 09/26/2008 More Skeletons from the Closet, an auction of items related to the Grateful Dead, will take place Oct. 5 at Bonhams

Roky and the Elevators

2008-10-02 Thread radtimes
Roky and the Elevators http://weekendamerica.publicradio.org/display/web/2008/09/27/roky_erickson/ David Brown SEPTEMBER 27, 2008 This weekend Austin, Texas hosts the final mega-music festival of the summer season: Austin City Limits. There will be some sixty thousand music fans, three

Books: How Berkeley Changed the World

2008-10-02 Thread radtimes
Books: How Berkeley Changed the World http://www.berkeleydailyplanet.com/issue/2008-09-25/article/31200?headline=Books-How-Berkeley-Changed-the-World By Steven Finacom Special to the Planet Thursday September 25, 2008 IT CAME FROM BERKELEY By Dave Weinstein. Published by Gibb Smith. $24.99.

Peter Max QA

2008-10-02 Thread radtimes
Peter Max QA http://blogs.citypages.com/ctg/2008/09/peter_max.php by Ben Palosaari September 26, 2008 Peter Max, the artist responsible for the galactic and pastel-filled psychedelic art that became the look of the 1960s in town this weekend to promote a traveling show his art. Since hitting

Recalling distant days of rage and lives remade at college

2008-10-03 Thread radtimes
Recalling distant days of rage and lives remade at college http://www.nj.com/news/ledger/morris/index.ssf?/base/news-5/1222144099262500.xmlcoll=1 Tuesday, September 23, 2008 BY LAWRENCE RAGONESE Star-Ledger Staff The Vietnam War raged. Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King were assassinated.

Misleading Young Lords story

2008-10-03 Thread radtimes
Misleading Young Lords story http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/letters/chi-080923younglords_briefs,0,4832868.story September 23, 2008 Your article on the Young Lords resurfacing in Humboldt Park and Jose Cha-Cha Jimenez was somewhat misleading and unbalanced (Older now, but their

Panthers founder: Become involved

2008-10-03 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] Black Panthers' co-founder recalls Martin Luther King Jr.s inspiration http://www.goerie.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080924/NEWS02/809240283 BY DANA MASSING [EMAIL PROTECTED] September 24. 2008 Braxton Vaughn was talking to a 30-something man the other day who didn't know

Where have all the deadheads gone?

2008-10-07 Thread radtimes
Where have all the deadheads gone? http://media.www.thechanticleeronline.com/media/storage/paper670/news/2008/10/02/Opinion/Where.Have.All.The.Deadheads.Gone-3467321.shtml Online Editor Issue date: 10/2/08 Being my first attempt at an opinion piece, I want to make it clear that I am not

Alum To Manage Harvard Book Store

2008-10-08 Thread radtimes
Alum To Manage Harvard Book Store http://www.thecrimson.com/article.aspx?ref=524370 October 02, 2008 By EMILY J. HOGAN Contributing Writer A Harvard alumnus and his wife officially became the new owners of Harvard Book Store yesterday, purchasing the Harvard Square icon from Frank Kramer,

Role models from past knew true, gutsy change

2008-10-09 Thread radtimes
Role models from past knew true, gutsy change http://media.www.reflector-online.com/media/storage/paper938/news/2008/10/03/Opinion/Role-Models.From.Past.Knew.True.Gutsy.Change-3467709.shtml David Breland Issue date: 10/3/08 We need a hero or at least somebody who'll act like one. Our economy

Palin, shut up about Bill Ayers

2008-10-09 Thread radtimes
Palin, you have no idea what the 1960s were like so shut up about Bill Ayers. http://www.capitolhillblue.com/cont/node/11476 October 5, 2008 By Hal Brown I wasn't a radical like Bill Ayers, but I knew young men and women very much like him. While I disagreed with violent protests, what we'd

Review of �All Power To The People!

2008-10-09 Thread radtimes
Review of All Power To The People! Graphics of the Black Panther Party 1966-1974 http://www.newsocialist.org/index.php?id=1717 By Daniel Serge The Black Panthers were the revolutionary movement of black America in the 1960s. They opposed police brutality with armed self-defence, organized

DePaul University Art Museum 1968 Programs Kick Off Oct. 7

2008-10-10 Thread radtimes
DePaul University Art Museum 1968 Programs Kick Off Oct. 7 http://media-newswire.com/release_1075136.html An introduction and question/answer session will feature Bill Cottle, member of the Film Group. Films to be shown are The Right to Dissent: A Press Conference (The Film Group, 1969);

Support Bill Ayers

2008-10-10 Thread radtimes
Support Bill Ayers http://antiauthoritarian.net/NLN/?p=488 By Thomas Good October 6, 2008 Bill Ayers is someone I'm proud to call my friend. He's a respected educator endowed with an astounding work ethic and a human being with a tremendous generosity of spirit. Recently he has been the

Tookie Williams: A martyr for the struggle

2008-10-11 Thread radtimes
Tookie Williams: A martyr for the struggle http://www.workers.org/2008/us/tookie_williams_1009/ Workers World book review By Larry Hales Published Oct 2, 2008 My rage was nourished by the hate I saw and felt from mainstream society and white people, a hate based on my black skin and my

Inside The Johns Hopkins Psilocybin Studies

2008-10-11 Thread radtimes
Sacred Intentions http://www.citypaper.com/news/story.asp?id=16826 Inside The Johns Hopkins Psilocybin Studies 10/8/2008 By Michael M. Hughes Sandy Lundahl lies on a couch, her eyes covered with a dark cloth mask. She's listening to classical music through enormous headphones: Brahms'

The Poop on Co-ops

2008-10-11 Thread radtimes
The Poop on Co-ops http://independent.com/news/2008/oct/07/poop-coops/ Nicki Arnold Investigates Cooperative Living in Isla Vista Tuesday, October 7, 2008 By Nicki Arnold The people who live in the housing co-ops in Isla Vista make up 0.4 percent of the community's population. So why are

McCain Touts his own Connection to Ayers

2008-10-11 Thread radtimes
McCain Trumpets Endorsement From Figure Of Foundation That Established Ayers Board http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/10/08/mccains-trumpets-endorsem_n_132954.html October 8, 2008 by Seth Colter Walls On Wednesday morning, John McCain's campaign released a list of 100 former ambassadors

Wordless Protest Songs: Charlie Haden's Liberation Orchestra

2008-10-12 Thread radtimes
Wordless Protest Songs: Charlie Haden's Liberation Orchestra http://www.utne.com/2008-09-30/Arts/Wordless-Protest-Songs-Charlie-Hadens-Liberation-Orchestra.aspx?blogid=32 9/30/2008 by Jeff Severns Guntzel Charlie Haden , a legend of American jazz music, has been detained in Portugal,

OBIT: Civil Rights Lawyer J.L. Chestnut Jr., 77

2008-10-12 Thread radtimes
Civil Rights Lawyer J.L. Chestnut Jr., 77 http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/10/01/AR2008100103201.html By Joe Holley Washington Post Staff Writer Thursday, October 2, 2008; Page B07 J.L. Chestnut Jr., 77, the first black lawyer in Selma, Ala., and an attorney for the

Radicals of the '60s, '70s change with the times

2008-10-12 Thread radtimes
Radicals of the '60s, '70s change with the times http://toledoblade.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20081009/NEWS09/810090364 October 9, 2008 Several radical activists from the 1960s and '70s have moved on with their lives and tried to acclimate and contribute to society. They include: •Bill

Is Sports Activism Dead?

2008-10-12 Thread radtimes
Is Sports Activism Dead? http://campusprogress.org/books/3250/is-sports-activism-dead A new book shows athletes didn't used to be strangers to social justice, but today's athletes seem totally unaware of it. By Andy Kroll October 3, 2008 Before this summer's Beijing Olympic Games, American

Review of �Scuse Me While I Kiss the Sky: Jimi Hendrix: Voodoo Child�

2008-10-12 Thread radtimes
Review of Scuse Me While I Kiss the Sky: Jimi Hendrix: Voodoo Child http://www.tribes.org/web/2008/09/29/review-of-%E2%80%9Cscuse-me-while-i-kiss-the-sky-jimi-hendrix-voodoo-child%E2%80%9D/ 9/29/08 Review of Scuse Me While I Kiss the Sky: Jimi Hendrix: Voodoo Child by David Henderson By David

Norm Coleman: A strong drive to succeed, a desire not to be defined

2008-10-13 Thread radtimes
Norm Coleman: A strong drive to succeed, a desire not to be defined http://www.startribune.com/politics/state/30827974.html From Brooklyn to St. Paul, from Woodstock to Washington: Few journeys in Minnesota politics have resembled Norm Coleman's. By KEVIN DIAZ, Star Tribune Last update:

When hippies get hip ops

2008-10-13 Thread radtimes
When hippies get hip ops http://scotlandonsunday.scotsman.com/12700/Dani-Garavelli-When-hippies-get.4583449.jp by Dani Garavelli Published Date: 12 October 2008 WHAT did they expect, those researchers who were paid public money to investigate what former hippies are up to in retirement? A

A new generation of icky, angsty, inspirational books for teens

2008-10-13 Thread radtimes
A new generation of icky, angsty, inspirational books for teens. (Part 1) http://www.canada.com/calgaryherald/news/swerve/story.html?id=0982c085-420c-4b1d-a095-2f284714da1c Roberta McDonald, Calgary Herald Published: Friday, October 10, 2008 Sure, they text and they Twitter and they play way

Going further -- and farther out -- at the first Frisco Freakout

2008-10-13 Thread radtimes
New lost blues http://www.sfbg.com/entry.php?entry_id=7258catid=107volume_id=398issue_id=400volume_num=43issue_num=02 Going further -- and farther out -- at the first Frisco Freakout BY MAX GOLDBERG Wednesday October 8, 2008 I began noticing the signs soon after moving to the Bay Area: Arthur

In all honesty, Bill Ayers was a hero

2008-10-14 Thread radtimes
In all honesty, Bill Ayers was a hero http://www.capitolhillblue.com/cont/node/11547 by CaliforniaMike October 11, 2008 Without any hope of winning on the issues, Republicans are now attacking Barack Obama for his relationship with a former member of the Weather Underground. There's a sad

DHS Class of '68 to party and reminisce

2008-10-14 Thread radtimes
DHS Class of '68 to party and reminisce http://www.newstimes.com/ci_10680989 By Sandra Diamond Fox CONTRIBUTING WRITER Article Launched: 10/09/2008 There's a battle outside And it is ragin'. It'll soon shake your windows And rattle your walls For the times they are a-changin.' -- Bob Dylan,

Dylan delivers gem, Baez targets war again

2008-10-14 Thread radtimes
Dylan delivers gem, Baez targets war again http://www.canada.com/victoriatimescolonist/news/arts/story.html?id=0aeb545f-a13b-4df0-9af2-1a5ea7096d44 Mike Devlin, Times Colonist Published: Wednesday, October 08, 2008 BOB DYLAN Tell Tale Signs: The Bootleg Series Vol. 8 (Columbia) Rating: 5 (out

A Life in Underground Letters [Barney Rosset]

2008-10-14 Thread radtimes
A Life in Underground Letters http://www.brooklynrail.org/2008/10/express/a-life-in-underground-letters by Williams Cole October 2008 Barney Rosset is the publishing legend responsible for the seminal Grove Press and the highly influential cultural journal Evergreen Review. Tropic of Cancer,

Sam Cutler remembers

2008-10-15 Thread radtimes
Sam Cutler remembers http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,25197,24461129-5013575,00.html SPIN DOCTOR: James Jeffrey | October 11, 2008 ERSTWHILE Rolling Stones and Grateful Dead tour manager Sam Cutler is flogging his memoir, You Can't Always Get What You Want, a title that may see

SDS founder talks of radicals and liberals

2008-10-15 Thread radtimes
SDS founder talks of radicals and liberals http://media.www.themacweekly.com/media/storage/paper1230/news/2008/10/10/News/Sds-Founder.Talks.Of.Radicals.And.Liberals-3480618.shtml By: April DeJarlais and Marissa Warden Issue date: 10/10/08 Political activist Tom Hayden discussed the differences

Sixties changed Kiwis' world

2008-10-15 Thread radtimes
Sixties changed Kiwis' world http://www.stuff.co.nz/stuff/waikatotimes/4722935a6579.html By BRUCE HOLLOWAY - Waikato Times Saturday, 11 October 2008 Jefferson Airplane band member Paul Kanter once said that if you can remember anything about the Sixties, you weren't really there. But

New Social Mov(i)ements

2008-10-15 Thread radtimes
New Social Mov(i)ements http://www.brooklynrail.org/2008/10/film/new-social-moviements by Sarahjane Blum October2008 Battle in Seattle The Port Huron Project, Dir: Stuwart Townsend/ Mark Tribe, Now Playing There is a new wave in agitprop, but it's familiar to the old timers. Referencing,

Quest to find '60s becomes a film about today

2008-10-16 Thread radtimes
Quest to find '60s becomes a film about today http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/10/09/DD8V13B13Q.DTL Heidi Benson, Chronicle Staff Writer Friday, October 10, 2008 When filmmaker Arturo Perez came to San Francisco in 2006, he had a rose-tinted view of the Summer of Love.

Frisco Freakout makes a California scene

2008-10-16 Thread radtimes
Frisco Freakout makes a California scene http://www.sfweekly.com/2008-10-08/music/frisco-freakout-makes-a-california-scene/ By Jennifer Maerz Published on October 08, 2008 California's psych-rock acts are getting heads buzzed around the globe. The music roughs up '60s San Francisco/Dead

DVD Review: A Technicolor Dream

2008-10-16 Thread radtimes
DVD Review: A Technicolor Dream (Featuring Performances By Syd Barrett And Pink Floyd) http://blogcritics.org/archives/2008/10/12/043814.php Written by Glen Boyd Published October 12, 2008 A Technicolor Dream is a documentary film chronicling the development of London, England's

Looking behind the legend [Hunter S. Thompson]

2008-10-16 Thread radtimes
Looking behind the legend http://www.canada.com/montrealgazette/news/movies/story.html?id=b449db81-d692-4347-a756-a5f052310013 BILL BROWNSTEIN, The Gazette Published: Friday, October 10 Some might have expected that any film chronicle on the life and times of Hunter S. Thompson would be

Queering the Movimiento

2008-10-16 Thread radtimes
Queering the Movimiento http://sacurrent.com/arts/story.asp?id=69395 Gregg Barrios's Theater of the Repressed, Recovered, and Revolutionized 10/8/2008 By B.V. Olguín When bleached-blond Danny De La Paz rollerbladed onto a minimalist stage at Our Lady of the Lake University on August 13,

Meditation goes mainstream

2008-10-16 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] Meditation goes mainstream http://www.theadvertiser.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20081010/NEWS01/810100319 Bonna Johnson • The Tennessean October 10, 2008 Like many churchgoers in the Bible Belt, Kristy Robinson teaches Sunday school with her husband and helps prepare

Katy Perry's hippy mum once dated Jimi Hendrix

2008-10-16 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] Katy Perry's hippy mum once dated Jimi Hendrix http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/entertainment/katy-perrys-hippy-mum-once-dated-jimi-hendrix_100105358.html October 9th, 2008 London, Oct 9 (ANI): American singer Katy Perry has revealed that her pastor parents were no holier

Dennis Hopper and the Natural Progression From Hippie to Conservative

2008-10-16 Thread radtimes
Dennis Hopper and the Natural Progression From Hippie to Conservative http://blog.spout.com/2008/08/20/dennis-hopper-and-the-natural-progression-from-hippie-to-conservative/ By Karina Longworth 8/20/08 California may have spent the last five years under the rule of a Republican movie star,

I live in a tepee

2008-10-18 Thread radtimes
I live in a tepee http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2008/oct/11/tepee-homes Rik Mayes The Guardian, Saturday October 11 2008 I moved into my first tepee in the summer of 1979, so I've lived in the same community for nearly three decades. I know most people would rather live under a

Ed Sanders presents �Poems for New Orleans� at Loyola

2008-10-18 Thread radtimes
Acclaimed poet, author, musician and activist Ed Sanders presents Poems for New Orleans at Loyola http://www.loyno.edu/news/story/2008/10/10/1602 Loyola press release - October 10, 2008 Legendary 1960s cultural figure Ed Sanders will present 1968: A Talk with Music and Images, on Monday,

2008 Woodstock Film Festival - Actor's Dialogue

2008-10-18 Thread radtimes
2008 Woodstock Film Festival http://www.thefilmpanelnotetaker.com/2008/10/woodstock-film-festival-actors-dialogue.html Actors Dialogue: Mary Stuart Masterson Melissa Leo Sunday, October 5, 2009 The always hilarious, often risqué and well-researched celebrity interviewer Martha Frankel (whose

The Life and Loves of Novelist Cecil Brown

2008-10-18 Thread radtimes
The Life and Loves of Novelist Cecil Brown http://www.berkeleydailyplanet.com/issue/2008-10-09/article/31318?headline=The-Life-and-Loves-of-Novelist-Cecil-Brown By Ken Bullock Special to the Planet Thursday October 09, 2008 When novelist and educator Cecil Brown­longtime Berkeley resident and

A passion for self-examination on screen

2008-10-18 Thread radtimes
A passion for self-examination on screen http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/a6ab821a-972c-11dd-8cc4-77b07658.html?nclick_check=1 October 11 2008 Better late than never, sceptics cry as modern German cinema chases down its country's history, writes Nigel Andrews. Showing a zeal for

Meinhof daughter criticizes Red Army Faction film

2008-10-19 Thread radtimes
[2 articles] Meinhof daughter criticizes Red Army Faction film http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2008/10/09/arts/EU-Germany-Red-Army-Faction.php The Associated Press Published: October 9, 2008 A new film devoted to the violent career of the Red Army Faction has drawn sharp criticism from both

Republicans attack Obama's ties in Chicago to Vietnam-era radical

2008-10-19 Thread radtimes
[4 articles] McCain's False Claims On Bill Ayers http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2008/10/13/eveningnews/realitycheck/main4518056.shtml False Claims By The GOP Nominee About The Former Weather Underground Leader Tied To Obama WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2008 By Laura Strickler A recent web

The essential lessons of the Rosenberg case

2008-10-19 Thread radtimes
[2 items] The essential lessons of the Rosenberg case http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/la-oe-meeropol5-2008oct05,0,7305640.story The couple's sons say those in power manufactured evidence and targeted their parents, making them the focus of the public's Cold War fear and anger. By

Children of Vietnam War servicemen seek U.S. citizenship

2008-10-19 Thread radtimes
Children of Vietnam War servicemen seek U.S. citizenship http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-amerasians10-2008oct10,0,3478058.story In one homeland they were treated as outcasts, in the other as refugees. Now thousands of these Amerasians are uniting and lobbying Congress for what they

Beat the Crowd in Denver [by Paul Krassner

2008-10-20 Thread radtimes
Also, at: http://www.counterpunch.org/krassner10122008.html [See URL for embedded links.] A T-shirt Says It All. Denver Cops Commemorate Their DNC '08 Pro-Violence Strategy And Now You Can Too!

The Rolling Stones Go Home, Again

2008-10-20 Thread radtimes
Shine a Light on the UK The Rolling Stones Go Home, Again http://www.counterpunch.org/pollack10122008.html By PHYLLIS POLLACK October 10 / 12, 2008 After its triumphant U.S. run in theaters and on Imax screens, followed by its successful release on home DVD, Twentieth Century Fox Home

Critical Resistance fights to abolish prisons

2008-10-20 Thread radtimes
Critical Resistance fights to abolish prisons http://www.workers.org/2008/us/prisons_1016/ By Gloria Rubac Oakland, Calif. Published Oct 10, 2008 At a massive, well-organized and politically radical conference called CR10, some 3,000 prison abolitionists from coast to coast gathered in

John Lewis Says McCain 'Sowing Seeds of Hatred'

2008-10-20 Thread radtimes
Congressman Says McCain 'Sowing Seeds of Hatred' http://www.truthout.org/101208A Saturday 11 October 2008 Washington - Rep. John Lewis, a Georgia Democrat and veteran of the civil rights movement, says the negative tone of the Republican presidential campaign reminds him of the hateful

A slander against the '60s

2008-10-20 Thread radtimes
A slander against the '60s http://socialistworker.org/2008/10/13/slander-against-the-60s Elizabeth Schulte exposes the Republicans' lies about the struggles of the 1960s as John McCain's presidential campaign reaches a new low. October 13, 2008 WANTED BY FBI and DON'T REGRET SETTING BOMBS

Weathermen doc lets you make the call

2008-10-20 Thread radtimes
The Weather Underground http://www.sdcitybeat.com/cms/story/detail/the_weather_underground/7402/ Weathermen doc lets you make the call By Anders Wright 10/14/2008 The Weather Underground Written and directed by Sam Green and Bill Siegel Starring William Ayers, Bernadine Dohrn, Mark Rudd and

My friend and colleague, Bill Ayers

2008-10-20 Thread radtimes
Dr. William H. Schubert: The Bill Ayers I Know http://theragblog.blogspot.com/2008/10/dr-william-h-schubert-bill-ayers-i-know.html Those of us who care about education and what's been done to it in the cruel, foolish, and profligate class war from above over the quarter-century that has been

Supreme Court denies Mumia right to present new witnesses

2008-10-21 Thread radtimes
Supreme Court denies Mumia right to present new witnesses http://www.workers.org/2008/us/mumia_1023/ By Betsey Piette Philadelphia Published Oct 18, 2008 Courts on the local, state and federal levels have time after time reversed their own legal precedents just to rule against political

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