|January 28, 2014 | Uncategorized

Pete Seeger, May 3, 1919 – January 27, 2014.This Machine Surrounds Hate And Forces It To SurrenderThinner

”┬áBefore Seeger’s confrontation with HUAC, people sometimes regarded his optimism as childish, and unrealistic, as a habit of mind inconsistent with the moral rigor of a serious person. Afterward, he became a figure of undeniable stature. He had stared down jail time. He had stood amid peril for his beliefs. He had typified the principles of all the brave people he had sung about. “