amos house http://ripr.org en Richard Walton: The Red Bandana Concert http://ripr.org/post/richard-walton-red-bandana-concert <p>Richard Walton was an unforgettable presence for decades in our cozy state. An activist, he was in the forefront of so many campaigns for social justice and peace during his 84 years on this earth that even his friends couldn’t do a full accounting. A graduate of Brown in the 1950s, at a time when most of his WASP classmates went into banking, law or joined the CIA, Richard took the path less traveled. He became a reporter for the Providence Journal, then worked in New York newspapering during the Golden Age of print journalism. Tue, 14 May 2013 16:40:22 +0000 Scott MacKay 15195 at http://ripr.org