We who believe in freedom still cannot rest. “Ella’s Song” is still our song. We who believe in freedom still cannot rest. But we who are disgusted, enraged, exhausted might need a moment of comfort today. We might need a mantra for our march, a credo for our confrontations, a song for our solace. And because others […]
What passing-bells for these who die as cattle?
— Only the monstrous anger of the guns.
Only the stuttering rifles’ rapid rattle
Can patter out their hasty orisons.
Spookingly timely the day after the illegal bombing of Syria.
“The War Racket” tell it like it is. powerful music, powerful visuals.
Emma’s Revolution Sings! Songs of the Resistance
Afghanistan again, North Korea, Ukraine, etc., ad nauseam. End Endless War
Bill Moyers shares “Starting with Black,” which addresses the “urgent political and moral crisis” that we currently face. Bill Moyers. (photo: PBS) By Bill Moyers, Bill Moyers & Company RSN December 31, 2016 y friend Jim Haba, a fine poet in his own right, has done more than anyone I know to democratize the popularity […]
We, too, can sing in the new day.
The World Has Lost All Sense of Perspective When We Mourn the Passing of Prince but Not 500 Migrants
The Taliban set off their explosives at the very wall of the ‘elite’ security force – watch out for that word ‘elite’ – which was supposed to protect the capital. Whole families were annihilated. No autopsies for them. Local television showed an entire family – a mother and father and three children blown to pieces in a millisecond
After an onslaught of legislation to overturn local control in Texas, The Frackettes are back in business! Puppets For The Planet Published on May 14, 2015 Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Rise Up Times is also […]
Well, you know
We all want to change the world
But when you talk about destruction
Don’t you know that you can count me out
Published on Feb 23, 2013 “Revolution” by Nina Simone Recording session: Unknown (possibly rehearsal for Olympia concert in 1968) Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Rise Up Times is also on Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr. Find us […]