Daily Archive: December 17, 2018

Kenneth Rexroth

Kenneth Rexroth Has A Word Or Two About Censorship And Free Speech – 1957 Past Daily Reference Room

Kenneth Rexroth on Censorship and Free Speech – 1957 – Pacifica Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Kenneth Rexroth was a central figure and guiding light for what became know as the San Francisco Renaissance Movement. He preferred that name, rather than being labeled Father Of The Beat Generation...

British Troops in Singapore

December 17, 1941 – “Singapore Must Not Fall – Singapore Shall Not Fall” – Ten Days After Infamy.

December 17, 1941 – NBC News Bulletins and Reports – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 17, 1941 – Ten days after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and it seemed like the entire world was engulfed in one form of war or another. Beginning with reports from Malaya over...