TOPIC: Call Me Lucky
Barry with Gold Star Father, Bill Mitchell. Bill's son, Michael Mitchell was killed with Casey in Iraq.
This week on the Soapbox, Cindy Sheehan interviews her friend: comedian, political satirist, and activist Barry Crimmins.
Barry has a very interesting story of political and social activism, but of also overcoming abuse when he was a child to help others.
Barry is the subject of a Bobcat Goldthwaite film called: Call Me Lucky
Barry and Cindy became friends when Barry came to Camp Casey in the summer of 2005 to support Cindy and the other antiwar activists while Barry was then working for now defunct Air America Radio.