When Bolivia Tried to Murder a US Folk Legend

One of the greatest protest musicians in American history took his life exactly 39 years ago. Driven into a deep depression by both his own demons and the demoralization that faced radical leftists in the mid-70’s, Phil Ochs in many ways died with the movement. This week, I wanted to write about a lesser-known story from Phil’s life, and of his run-ins with another significant part of the history of that time period.

This content was originally published by teleSUR at the following address:
http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/When-Bolivia-Tried-to-Murder-a-US-Folk-Legend-20150409-0021.html.

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