Pete Seeger's one of my favorite people in the whole world. He's dedicated most of his life to making the world a better place through the power of song, and a world with Pete Seeger in it truly is a better place.
Last month Mr. Seeger lost his beloved wife Toshi. The couple had been together since 1943, and were only a few weeks shy of their 70th anniversary at the time of her passing.
Here's some essential Pete Seeger listening, along with a couple of videos from his appearance on Democracy Now! last month.