In 1968, demonstrators outside the Democratic National Convention yelled, “The whole world’s watching, the whole world’s watching…” As in other points in our history, the entire world is focused on the
Didn’t the government know that something like this could happen in
Like others, I want to thank our news media for asking the questions that we are all asking and keeping a light on the problems that made this disaster worse. I also want to thank Lourdes Muñoz Santamaria, a member of
Like many others, I’ll contribute to the relief efforts. I know, though, that relief for these people will not be something that will happen for a short period of time, but that it will take years for them to get their lives back in order. (Having lived through hurricane/tropical storm Agnes, I know firsthand of this. The sadness and memories of the event remain with you forever. And this one is so much worse…)
There is a
 You can hear a bit of this on the Chicago Transit Authority album released in 1969 in “Prologue”.
 You can listen to some