From the comfortable alt-rock of PJ Harvey to the hypnotic antagonism of Anohni, new protest music offers a relief from the official rhythms of war and peace.
It’s not easy to disrespect the disabled and the military in the same breath.
Music did not disarm the fellow with the machete, but it did unite scared Americans and the Yoro tribe of Papua New Guinea in celebration afterwards. Music can only point the way towards a global community graced by understanding. We must walk there on our own.
Do you feel a warm fuzzy attachment to your credit card? No? You feel abused? So why do you keep going back?
Foreign Policy In Focus recommends the best activist albums of 2007.
In a growing movement, there are hundreds of cities who have declared they are for peace.