The Faces of the First-Ever Meadows Music and Arts Festival
by Laura June Kirsch
The Meadows Music and Arts Festival kicked off its first-ever year at Citi Field — Flushing Meadows Corona Park over the first weekend in October. Here are just a few of the folks we met over the weekend.
“Why am I in papers? I just love it. The only other thing I like is politics, and I’ve never let myself get into that. I think you prostitute your newspapers once you start joining political parties.”
“At the center of the criticism is the chief articulator of Bush’s imperial presidency,” we reported in 1992, “the man who wrote the legal rationale for the Gulf War, the Panama invasion, and the officially sanctioned kidnapping of foreign nationals abroad.”