Rally for mom's
illegal social workers' strike
Touring the open mikes of the San Francisco Bay Area in a yellow
University of Washington, Seattle - named unindicted
co-conspirator for singing about the "Guatemala sweepstakes" at a
rally prior to the escorting of a recruiter from the United Fruit
Company off the campus
Country Joe McDonald records "Old Joe Corey"
On the road: Writing 15 songs without a guitar and having them not
turn out all the same
Reagan for Shah Campaign - debut of George Shrub
Belgrade youth center, between concert videos of Lynrd Skynrd and
Berlin - Zitty Fest - a big bash in a big tent. Huge crowd
wondering who we were and why
Singing "500 Years to the Eighties" at Charas, Loisaida, New
George Shrub's first public speech, Boulder, Colorado (Grenada
Backing Allen Ginsberg on guitar
Salvadoran refugee caravan through Texas - 7 nights, 7
Managua, Nicaragua - entertaining the (Sandinista reserve)
Christmas in Chalatenango - playing for villagers in El
Tour of Texas as security Man for Ladies Against Women
London - MC of Nicaragua benefit on a boat on the Thames
(complimented on my "pretty good" American accent)
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala - bilingual George Shrub show
My host in a town somewhere in England playing me a 78rpm record
of his Hawaiian band, to show how my guitar strumming was similar
to his ukulele style, circa 1930.
San Francisco - debut of George Stump, with Judi Bari et al
Seattle - my pediatrician came
Malibu - Pepperdine College Convocation - got away with it
Berkeley (Ashkenaz) - Bye to the Bay
Ft. Benning, Georgia - "School" of the "Americas"
Washington - MC'ing Pete Seeger's 80th birthday benefit
Houston - Art Car Museum
Kingston, New York - Go Catskills!
Berkeley (La Peña), Eugene - Cafe Paradiso,
Chapel Hill (Skylight Exchange), with Prince
Wheels of Justice bus tour - eyewitnesses to Iraq and Palestine
Collateral Damage van tour - Mexican Maquila organizer, Black
Voices for Peace, Ministers for Racial, Social and Economic Justice
- and Shrub.
Tour of Palestine and Israel with Middle East Children's
G. Shrub Oh-No-Gurated at the Blue Dot Ball in Durham, NC - ( blue
dot in a red state)
Return to Wheels of Justice as a speaker - well, a singer with
pictures, and slightly more knowledge.
Travel in Venezuela, learn that the streams are finding the river.
Detroit - 3 days, 3 events: Palestine, Venezuela, Shrub and Lipp concert. The
right way to tour. Fascinating immigrant scene a bonus.
Emceeing at 4th annual anti-war demo at Ft. Bragg, NC, with Iraq Veterans Against the War, Military Families Speak Out, Veterans for Peace, Col. Ann Wright, Holly Near.
Northern California tour brings together long-lost high school friends, activists of all ages, and several brothers, making for meetings of minds and a rolling series of serious, but fun, parties. New character Wild Bill Bailout not invited to parties. Palestine finally admitted to the general anti-war consensus.
"Off-off-Broadway tour" of street singing - Palestine parodies - 'round New York with enthusiastic nearly-on-key gang.
NYC concert with Jim Page and Bev Grant - together again for the first time!