Woodstock: the expense of politics

May 7, 2013

Hall Monitor Olga Alentyeva Issaquah                High School

Hall Monitor
Olga Alentyeva
Issaquah High School

I am a person who is interested in many things — science, art, hockey — the list is long and arbitrary. Two interests that I tend to prize are politics and music, and rarely do they ever come together and work as a pair.

They interact, they disagree with each other, they try to get rid of each other, but sometimes they end up creating an historical event such as Woodstock. The music project had political significance. Apart from the “sex-drugs-rock and roll-hippie” counter-culture of the 1960s, Woodstock had more problems.

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