He was born in 1934 in Boston, MA, raised in a modest middle income family, attended public schools, received a Harvard BA in 1956 and a Wharton MBA in 1960. After six years as a marketing research analyst, he became part of a new small family business in 1967, remaining there until retiring in 1999.
He has since devoted his time to progressive causes, extensive reading, and since summer 2005 writing on vital world and national topics, including war and peace, USAmerican imperialism, corporate dominance, political persecutions, and a range of other social, economic and political issues. In early 2007, he began regular radio hosting.
Listen to the Lendman News Hour on RepublicBroadcasting.org Monday - Friday and The Progressive Radio News Hour Thursdays and weekends for cutting-edge discussions with distinguished guests on world and national issues. All programs are archived for easy listening.