Wednesday, September 22, 2004

John Seeley: Quo Warrento

Recently ran across this article from Ramparts, 1965, RE: the Free Speech Movement. It is written by John Seeley who later was at UCSB during the era of the riots and afterwards in Santa Barbara; driving force behind the STRATEGIC HAMLET (along with Becca Wilson) and, later, the SANTA BARBARA NEWS & REVIEW (predecessor of today's Santa Barbara INDEPENDENT):

FSM: John Seeley: Quo Warrento, the "Berkeley Issue" - from Ramparts Magazine 1965

Wednesday, September 08, 2004

Southern Union Movement

Consolidation of North American media in the hands of a few is nothing new. As the following NPR book review of "The Voice of Southern Labor: Radio, Music and Textile Strikes, 1929-1934" illustrates, things were quite different before the Communications Act of 1934:

NPR : Music, Radio and the Southern Union Movement