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This Summer I Hear The Drumming

Chip Franklin

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5/4/70, Mary Ann Vecchio knelt over the body of Jefferey Miller, after 77 National Guard troops fired on unarmed students. 14 yr old Mary Ann, a runaway from Florida, was returned home, where FL Gov. Claude Kirk labelled her a dissident communist. Any of this sound familiar?

Addendum. Facebook covered up this iconic photo of young people protesting the illegal invasion of Cambodia. But allows photos of ignorant white people protesting that they have to wear a mask to COSTCO.

Franklin is a 25 year veteran of talk radio, beginning his career in Washington DC during Clinton’s first term. He currently hosts the afternoon show at KGO radio, San Francisco. Chip is also an award-winning filmmaker, comedian, and scribe, garnering seven Edward R Murrow awards, including the National Murrow award for writing. He’s also won The New York Festival honors for his unconventional coverage of The Democratic and Republican conventions, as well as more than 30 AP awards for broadcasting. Chip has made numerous appearances on ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and CNN.

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