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Mike Farrell Explains His Activism

April 5, 2009

Actor Mike Farrell, famous for his role in the long-running TV series “M*A*S*H,” also has charted an unusual course as a political activist.

In this interview, Farrell explains how he evolved from a sometimes troubled youth into a Cold War-era Marine into a person who became acutely aware of the world’s injustices, especially the mistreatment of African-Americans.

(The story summary continues below.)

“It was one of the lights that starts to go off,” Farrell said in describing a trip he took through the American South. is an independent news network that produces stories of global interest. 

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