May 02, 2014 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Plans abound to honor folk singer Pete Seeger months after the folk legend's death, with a few early events planned on what would have been his 95th birthday on Saturday. But trying to honor a hardcore egalitarian like Seeger raises some questions.
How do you single out a singer who revered the masses? Is it OK to bestow honors on Seeger that he declined during his life? Go to full article
Saranac Lake, NY, Jul 03, 2009 — On this first Independence Day of the Obama years, liberals may be feeling a sense of pride and triumph. A lot has changed since a year ago, and most of the changes are to their liking. But commentator Paul Willcott, a self-described "big government, tax-and-spend liberal" wants more: from the right, the left, and the in-between. Paul Willcott divides his time between new York City and Saranac lake. Go to full article
May 03, 2004 — Folksinger and activist Pete Seeger is 85 today--a lot of years and a lot of music and dedication to causes near and far. Adirondack folksinger Dan Berggren has this tribute. Go to full article