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Why Wait?

“A king can stand people fighting, but he can’t last long if people start thinking.” –Will Rogers I’ve been getting emails for a week or so, posturing about impeaching … the new White House squatter. as if our spineless “representatives” … Continue reading

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Better World A-Comin’

Happy birthday, Woody! Wish we’d made more progress since your time. But some of us are still fighting. You might not be as surprised as I am that our biggest struggle now is to convince folks of who the real … Continue reading

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There Is Still Power in Our Union

Here’s a fine version of a great battle hymn, done by Madison Wisconsin’s musicians’ local. Note the unabashed updating/rewording, with Billy Bragg’s line “Down with the blacklegs! All workers unite!” changed to “Down with the governor! All workers unite!” Such … Continue reading

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Sancho and Lefty

Wonder what this means. With apologies to Townes van Zandt, I woke up today with this verse stuck in my head: “All the corporations say, They’re gonna crush us any day. They’ve only let us go so long Out of … Continue reading

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