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KillgoreTrout On June - 29 - 2013

Well we’ve just had a major victory for equal rights and a disappointing loss for civil rights. Our schizophrenic Supreme Court has descended once again. While the decision of DOMA and the defeat of Prop 8 is a victory, we also got a huge blow on voting rights. The enemy is out there, lurking behind every bad decision and policy.

It’s not time to rest, it’s not time lay down. We must continue to stand and fight for what is decent and right for all Americans, not just those who think they are privileged. We must keep marching to the refrains of We Shall Overcome. There is still a lot to overcome.

Sly And The Family Stone-Stand!

I Wanna Do What’s Right

Alice Cooper – Long Way To Go

Simon & Garfunkel – The Sounds of Silence

Burn Down The Mission – Elton John

Written by KillgoreTrout

Once a wander, working vagabond, fellow traveler on this 3rd stone from the sun. Hurtling through space and time. Lover of books (especially the classics), all kinds of books from novels, poetry, essay collections, fiction and nonfiction and a big Kurt Vonnegut fan. I am a secular humanist and technically an atheist.....Taoist.

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  1. AlphaBitch says:

    Here’s a great one by Tim O’Brien -- This World Was Made for Everyone (Especially for ME!)


  2. John Prine : Some Humans Aint Human


  3. Buffy Sainte Marie -- “Universal Soldier”


  4. Don’t Let It Bring You Down -- Neil Young


  5. Angels & Airwaves-Surrender


  6. Gil Scott-Heron -- The Revolution Will Not Be Televised


  7. Tracy Chapman -- Talkin’ Bout A Revolution


  8. Kalima says:

    “Can’t Turn Me ‘Round” (Civil Rights Song) performed by The Roots


    Soweto Freedom Song


    Sarafina (1992) -- end song.avi


    Donny Hathaway -- Someday We’ll All Be Free


    Michael Jackson -- They Don’t Care About Us (Official Prison Version


    Leonard Cohen -- Democracy


  9. Sly & The Family Stone -- Everyday People


  10. The Fight for Freedom and Equality In America


  11. John Lennon -- Power To The People


  12. AdLib says:

    Rockin’ in the Free World -- Neil Young


    For What it’s Worth -- Buffalo Springfield


    Gimmie Some Truth -- John Lennon


  13. Jefferson Airplane-Volunteers



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