Fracking Provokes Rush of Protest Songs

Songs have been released protesting against the practice of fracking, described by one anti-fracking group thus : “Hydraulic fracturing, or “Fracking”, is using over 500 toxic chemicals to shatter rock to extract more natural gas…

Killing of Rachel Corrie, 8th Anniversary

Wednesday March 16th marked the 8th anniversary of the killing of Rachel Corrie, crushed to death by an Israeli bulldozer while undertaking nonviolent direct action to protect the home of a Palestinian family from demolition….

David Rovics – Song for Bradley Manning

David Rovics, “the peace poet and troubadour for our times” (Cindy Sheenan), has written a new song about the draconian treatment of Bradley Manning, charged in July 2010 with the unauthorised disclosure of U.S. classified…