Click Below to see Tom Hayden at his last KPFA Event, speaking about his book, “Listen Yankee, Why Cuba Matters,” in March 2015. Tom Hayden was the author of the 1962 Port Huron Statement a manifesto for the founding of Students for a Democratic Society. He was a defendant in the Chicago Eight trial after the tumultuous 1968 Democratic … Continued
We’ve all heard the story’s of refugees fleeing war and violence from their home countries into the West … but what happens to those who survive the dangerous journey away from home? The stories and experiences are as diverse the people seeking refuge themselves. Some are settled fairly quickly especially when they have family or … Continued
Joel Selvin, author of Altamont: The Rolling Stones, The Hells Angels and the Inside Story of Rock’s Darkest Day is interviewed by Richard Wolinsky. Selvin talks about the Altamont Rolling Stones concert of 1969, the anti-Woodstock, which was immortalized in the film “Gimme Shelter,” along with reminiscences about the SF Chronicle and his view of the current music scene.