Chicago 7 member reflects on 1968’s Democratic National Convention

Bob Sirott

May 1938: Chicago’s skyline to the North East from the Opera House. (Photo by Ferdinand S. Hirsh/Fox Photos/Getty Images)

Lee Weiner, Author of “Conspiracy to Riot: The Life and Times of One of the Chicago 7” joined Bob Sirott to talk about what it was like being a member of the Chicago 7, charged with “conspiring to use interstate commerce with intent to incite a riot” at the 1968 Democratic National Convention.

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Bob Sirott's acclaimed broadcasting career has spanned nearly five decades and has included stints at WMAQ, WBBM-FM, WLS, WGN and various television stations. (Click for more.)
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