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Five songs for the resistance

Some songs for the resistance-

Perhaps I am showing my age in that most of these songs are from fifty to sixty years ago, the last time we were in serious need of marching songs.   55 more words

Writing

The musical stage at the Jaipur Literature festival 2017.

Jaipur Literature festival or #JLF as it’s popularly known has something for everybody. Not only does the event include interacting with some of the most inspiring writers from across the globe, it is a huge draw for music lovers also. 1,216 more words

Jaipur

Classic Music Review: Rehearsals for Retirement by Phil Ochs

In contrast to the horror my mother and I experience daily as we pore through news and tweets related to the accession of King Donald to the throne of the most powerful and dangerous nation on the planet, my flaming liberal father is rather philosophical about the whole thing. 4,796 more words

Female Blogger

Twenty Essential Albums for Me Today

There have been a lot of people on Facebook recently sharing albums that shaped them when they were teenagers, which is quite interesting. I thought I’d also like to share my… 183 more words

Music

Trump's Attack on Congressman John Lewis

by James M. Wall

President-elect Donald Trump posted several insensitive and ill-informed tweets against Congressman John L. Lewis on the Saturday before Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday.  1,260 more words

Politics And Elections

I listen to Dr. King's speech in Memphis ... #folkways #mlk #mlkday #kyunion #1u

So, like every year,
i listen to Dr. King’s
speech in Memphis –
all the way through.
I have been doing
that for years on… 104 more words

Poetry