Shows featuring Philip Jones Griffiths

  • The Crackdown On Dissent in the Academy: Student Activist Summit Threatened By Columbiauniversity
    Several months ago, students around the country began planning a national activist and student mobilizationcounter-summit for this week, during the World Economic Forum in New York. Every year the WEF brings togetherhundreds of the world’s top business leaders and powerful politicians to shape the global agenda. The Forum usuallymeets in Davos, Switzerland, but this year shifted to New...
    January 28, 2002 | Story
  • Singing to Break the Silence: A Conversation with Singer-Songwriter-Activist, Dar Williams
    Dar Williams is one of today’s most acclaimed singer-songwriters, a folk artist in the tradition of Joan Baez, JoniMitchell, and Utah Phillips. She has said of her music, "I hope I’m writing songs that go into the niches and placesother people don’t." But she has one song that holds a special place in the hearts of us engaged in the struggle tosave grassroots...
    January 25, 2002 | Story