50 Years Later, North State Man Shares First-Hand Observations of Robert F. Kennedy’s Assassination

This week marks the 50th anniversary of Robert F. Kennedy’s assassination at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. It’s hard for me to believe it’s been that long, but I was there, outside the Cocoanut Grove restaurant and nightclub at… Continue Reading


Death to the Old Media; Long Live Andrew Breitbart!

It’s official. The mainstream media is dead. Donald J. Trump put the final nail in the coffin last week when he hired Breitbart News executive chairman Stephen K. Bannon to manage the final stages of his insanely improbable presidential campaign.… Continue Reading


Who is Amy Goodman, and Why is this Famous Woman Returning to Redding?

Amy Goodman is not a well-known name in Redding,  but to many, the progressive broadcast journalist, syndicated  columnist, investigative reporter and best-selling author is a kind of hero. The host of Democracy Now!, an independent global news program broadcast daily on radio,… Continue Reading