During the 1960s anti-war movement, many leftists and Democratic Party leaders could not find common ground. That’s still true today.
Truthdig Editor Robert Scheer and the music industry veteran discuss the political impact of psychedelic music in the ’60s.
The counterculture movement championed the fight for civil rights, the protests against the Vietnam War and spiritual values above and beyond fame and fortune.
Is there a social consequence to the increasing numbers of consumers who expect to get information and entertainment for nothing? Can there be too much of a good thing? "Appetite for Self-Destruction: The Spectacular Crash of the Record Industry in the Digital Age” by Steve Knopper provides a useful autopsy.