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Peter Yarrow, Operation Respect Take Center Stage in Ohio

Marietta, Ohio.  I moved from Oxford, Ohio to Marietta, Ohio in 1972 — with a box of Peter, Paul & Mary albums. I was raised by liberal parents in the ‘60’s — Dad fighting the Vietnam War, Mom entrenched in the Civil Rights movement. I was raised with Martin, Bobby, Gene — and Peter, Paul & […]

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The Battle for Civil Rights Continues in America

I grew up in China where racism has never been a social issue due to the lack of racial diversity, so learning what really happened here in America is not just eye opening; it changes how I see this country in a lot of ways.

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Peter Yarrow in Selma, Celebrating Jewish Civil Rights Contribution

Selma, AL.  Jews were a central part of the Civil Rights Movement, with leaders such as Rabbi Joachim Prinz, who spoke prior to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the March on Washington in 1963, working side-by-side with the African-American leadership. Peter sings at Temple Mishkan in Selma, Alabama, to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of […]

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How to Turn Difficult Times into a Period of Growth

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