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Real Gauchos


REAL GAUCHOS. 50 1-hr interviews with people who've done cool stuff. Hosted by Paul Rivas on KCSB 91.9 FM in 2011-13. Free on realgauchos.com + iTunes Podcasts.

Nov 13, 2011

Paul Rivas interviews profesor jubilado of sociology and history-maker Dick Flacks on being a red diaper baby, singing protest songs at commie summer camp, seeing Jackie Robinson play during his first week with the Brooklyn Dodgers, almost meeting and then meeting Bob Dylan, contributing to the original Port Huron Statement, what the 1960s would have been like with Twitter, surviving an assassination attempt, where he was during the Isla Vista bank burning, increasing the diversity of the UCSB student body, 30 years as a KCSB programmer, blogging and writing his memoirs during retirement, and how to effect positive social change as an old-timer.