Tag: Pete Seeger

ANNIVERSARY of 19th Amendment. NEWS:”Black Suffragist” doc. Pete Seeger’s suffrage activist aunt, Anita Pollitzer!

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Remembering Toshi Seeger: Marguerite’s Musings

by Marguerite Kearns Toshi Seeger, AKA Pete Seeger’s wife and working partner, is no longer with us, but her memory lives. Last year I sent a card to the Seeger family to say that I had a tree planted in El Salvador in Toshi’s memory. For the ten years I worked at Hudson River Sloop Clearwater in…


What’s next for Downton Abbey, and other women’s history gems!

Some people swear by Downton Abbey. Others are yawning and wondering if the series will take on more life than reruns of the same themes, issues and personalities. Like the novelty of the chauffeur marrying into the family has worn off, and the family is adjusting, though slowly, to the end of a way of…