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Monday, September 22, 2014

Get Up, Stand Up

A 21 Protest Song Salute

Singer and activist Tom Morello says it’s his job as a musician “to steel the backbone of people on the front lines of social justice struggles, and to put wind in sails of those struggles.” Here’s a list of 21 songs that have done just that — from Woody Guthrie’s This Land is Your Land to Public Enemy’s Fight the Power

So my fellow indie filmmakers, how can you all put some wind in the sails of the oh so many struggles we face today?

Here's a link to the list, with videos of every song: