Songs of Resistance … still protesting after all these years.

How long must we sing this song? 40 years of resistance music

Source: This Magazine

The struggle for social justice has always had a rousing soundtrack—from solidarity-inspiring union hymns to folk songs to hardcore anthems. To mark This’s 40th anniversary, we’ve put together a list of 40 essential “songs of resistance,” starting with 1966 and going right up to the present.

Click here for the list and the tunes. One of my favorites is Joni Mitchell’s Big Yellow Taxi, more relevant than ever after all these years.

Read more here.

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