Tom Hayden, the popular liberal activist has died. Hayden’s current wife broke the sad news. He was 79.
Hayden was perhaps best known for his role as a major anti-war, civil rights, and radical intellectual counterculture activist. At one time he was married to actress Jane Fonda. He is the father of actor Troy Garity. Hayden also served as a California state lawmaker.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Hayden’s family and friends at this difficult time.