Ed Driscoll


RADICAL CHIC, THE NEXT GENERATION: Meet Chesa Boudin, Rhodes scholar. His parents are in jail. Why? Because they were members of the Weather Underground:

Boudin’s parents are Kathy Boudin and David Gilbert, who were members of the violent 1960s radical group the Weather Underground. They are in prison for their part in the murder of two police officers and a guard as the result of a robbery of a Brinks armored car in New York at the late, unradical date of 1981. The Times, while having space to describe the origin of Chesa’s unusual name