Elaine Brown

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2012

    Listen Whitey!: Music Historian Pat Thomas Explores the Sounds of Black Power

    By J POET Most people know that songs like "We Shall Overcome," "Blowin' in the Wind," and "We Shall Not Be Moved" were important parts of the soundtrack of the Civil Rights and Anti-War movements of the '60s. The Black Power movement also used music to inspire and motivate people. Longtime Bay Are ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2011

    Ron Paul Is Crazy. Admit It.

    ​Congressman Ron Paul grabbed the lion's share of headlines among GOP presidential candidates last week, and not just because he is the latest improbable figure to challenge the inevitable nomination of Mitt Romney.The conservative Weekly Standard ran a rehash by writer James Kirchik of an article ... More >>

  • Music

    March 12, 2008

    Producer, Label Honcho, Performer, Journalist

    Pat Thomas is San Francisco's musical catalyst.

  • Calendar

    June 30, 1999
  • Culture

    February 7, 1996

    The Dusk of Civilization

    Anna Deavere Smith delivers a heart-clutching dialogue about race in Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992

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