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Lila Garrett

Lila Garrett

Lila Garrett, was an Emmy award winning television screenwriter, who had a passion for politics. She was the popular radio host of KPFK's "Connect the Dots" which aired on Pacifica Radio and for many years was a regular contributor to the LA Progressive.

An intrepid anti-war activist, Garrett's political engagement includes founding Americans Against War with Iraq, serving as a DNC delegate for presidential candidate Michael Dukakis, presiding as President over the South California chapter of the Americans for Democratic Action and becoming a founding member of Progressive Democrats of America.

Lila Garrett passed away on February 1, 2020 at the age of 94.