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A 60s radical turned kids’ music star

on March 23, 2010

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Ever wonder what happened to all those 60s radicals? Reporter Sam Laird has the story of one activist and freedom singer who’s still spreading the message of love and peace — albeit to a much younger audience.

Click the audio player to hear from a former freedom singer.

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