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Site Administrator: SOUTHAMPTON DOCK

They disembarked in ’45 And no one spoke and no one smiled There were too many spaces in the line They gathered at the Cenotaph And all agreed with hands on heart To sheath the sacrificial knives But now she stands upon Southampton Dock With her handkerchief and her summer frock Clings to her wet Read more…

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Site Administrator: All Good Soldiers

  all good soldiers crack like boulders, the sun climbs up to a razor, violins, new boots, and numbers on a chain, all good soldiers all good soldiers fall in line, when they march and shout are a spectacle, marching and singing will go anywhere the president says, because the president believes in god, like Read more…

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Site Administrator: The Sounds of Silence

Hello darkness, my old friend, I’ve come to talk with you again, Because a vision softly creeping, Left its seeds while I was sleeping, And the vision that was planted in my brain Still remains Within the sound of silence. In restless dreams I walked alone Narrow streets of cobblestone, ‘Neath the halo of a Read more…

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Site Administrator: Short Memory

Conquistador of Mexico The Zulu and the Navaho The Belgians in the Congo Short memory Plantation in Virginia The Raj in British India The deadline in South Africa Short memory The story of El Salvador The silence of Hiroshima Destruction of Cambodia Short memory Short Memory must have a short memory The sight of hotels Read more…

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Site Administrator: Shipbuilding

Is it worth it A new winter coat and shoes for the wife And a bicycle on the boy’s birthday It’s just a rumour that was spread around town By the women and children Soon we’ll be shipbuilding Well I ask you The boy said ‘DAD THEY’RE GOING TO TAKE ME TO TASK BUT I’LL Read more…

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Site Administrator: Senor

Senor Bob Dylan Senor, senor, do you know where we’re headin’? Lincoln County Road or Armageddon? Seems like I been down this way before. Is there any truth in that, senor? Senor, senor, do you know where she is hidin’? How long are we gonna be ridin’? How long must I keep my eyes glued Read more…

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Site Administrator: SEND IN THE MARINES

When someone makes a move Of which we don’t approve, Who is it that always intervenes? U.N. and O.A.S., They have their place, I guess, But first – send the Marines! We’ll send them all we’ve got, John Wayne and Randolph Scott; Remember those exciting fighting scenes? To the shores of Tripoli, But not to Read more…

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Site Administrator: Free Satpal Ram

Back way to all the trouble makers Better fix up your brains ‘cos you’re the biggest fakers Come in the place better know who you are Self defense is no offense The scales of justice are weighed down on one side Freemasons on the case you know you’re gonna get a rough ride Hold tight Read more…

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Site Administrator: Sam Stone

sam stone came home to his wife and family after serving in the conflict overseas and the time that he served had shattered all his nerve and left a little shrapnel in his knee but the morphine eased the pain and the grass grew round his brain and gave him all the confidence he lacked Read more…

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Site Administrator: Rumours of War

There were soldiers marching on the common today They were there again this evening They paced up and down like seabirds on the ground Before the stormclouds gathering I must buy whatever tinned food is left on the shelves They’re testing the air raid sirens They’ve filled up the blood banks and emptied the beds Read more…

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Site Administrator: ROLL WITH IT

She says my ass hurts When I sit down She says my feet hurt When I’m standing around I think my body is as restless as my mind and I don’t know if I can Roll with it this time she packed his uniforms and drove him to the base she was crying all the Read more…

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Site Administrator: April 29, 1992

UserEMail: [email protected] voices on radio: [I don’t know if you can, but can you get an order for Ons, that’s O-N-S, Junior Market, the address is 1934 East Aneheim, all the windows are busted out, and it’s like a free-for-all in here and uh the owner should at least come down here and see if Read more…

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Site Administrator: Guerrilla Radio

Transmission third world war third round A decade of the weapon of sound above ground No shelter if you’re looking for shade I lick shots at the brutal charade As the polls close like a casket On truth devoured A silent play in the shadow of power A spectacle monopolized The camera’s eye on choice Read more…

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Site Administrator: revolution

You say you want a revolution Well you know We all want to change the world You tell me that it’s evolution 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 Don’t you know it’s gonna be Alright, Alright Read more…

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Site Administrator: ROCKIN’ IN THE FREE WORLD

There’s colors on the street Red, white and blue People shufflin’ their feet People sleepin’ in their shoes But there’s a warnin’ sign on the road ahead There’s a lot of people sayin’ we’d be better off dead Don’t feel like Satan, but I am to them So I try to forget it, any way Read more…

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Site Administrator: Stick the Fucking Flag Up Your Goddamn Ass

UserEMail: [email protected] My father told me "Son, it’s futile to resist. You can topple ideology but not the aremies they enlist." I questioned the intentions of the boyscouts chanting "WAR!!" "Well that’s the sound of freedom, son," he said. (free to say no more) But wait a minute, "dad", did you actually say freedom? Well, Read more…

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Site Administrator: POLITICAL SCIENCE

No one likes us-I don’t know why We may not be perfect, but heaven knows we try But all around even our old friends put us down Let’s drop the big one and see what happens We give them money-But are they grateful? No they’re spiteful and they’re hateful They don’t respect us-so let’s surprise Read more…

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Site Administrator: PLUCK

This song was written for the 1.5 Million Aremenians slaughtered and ignored by the world. PLUCK Elimination Why, Die. Walk Down A whole race Genocide, Taken away all of our pride, A whole race Genocide, Taken away, Watch Them all fall down. Revolution, the only solution, The armed response of an entire nation, Revolution, the Read more…

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Site Administrator: piggies

Have you seen the little piggies Crawling in the dirt And for all the little piggies Life is getting worse Always having dirt to play around in Have you seen the bigger piggies In their starched white shirts You will find the bigger piggies Stirring up the dirt Always have clean shirts to play around Read more…

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Site Administrator: Passport

They didn’t recognize me in the shadows blotting out my colors in that passport. To them, my wound was an exhibit for a snap-happy tourist. They didn’t recognize me.. Oh don’t leave my palm without a sun, for the trees and all the rain songs know me. Don’t leave me pale like the moon. All Read more…

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Site Administrator: Oxford Town

Oxford Town Bob Dylan Oxford Town, Oxford Town Ev’rybody’s got their heads bowed down The sun don’t shine above the ground Ain’t a-goin’ down to Oxford Town He went down to Oxford Town Guns and clubs followed him down All because his face was brown Better get away from Oxford Town Oxford Town around the Read more…

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Site Administrator: One Tin Soldier

Listen children to a story That was written long ago ‘Bout a kingdom on a mountain And the valley folk below On the mountain was a treasure Buried deep beneath a stone And the valley people swore they’d Have it for their very own {Refrain} Go ahead and hate your neighbor Go ahead and cheat Read more…

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Site Administrator: Oliver’s Army

Don’t start me talking I could talk all night My mind goes sleepwalking While I’m putting the world to right Called careers information Have you got yourself an occupation? Oliver’s army is here to stay Oliver’s army are on their way And I would rather be anywhere else But here today There was a checkpoint Read more…

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Site Administrator: Ohio

Tin soldiers and Nixon’s coming, we’re finally on our own This summer I hear the drumming, four dead in Ohio Gotta get down to it soldiers are gunning us down should’ve been done long ago what if you knew her and found her dead on the ground how can you run when you know? Gotta Read more…

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Site Administrator: NEW WORD HAWDAH

di killaz a Kigale mus be sanitary workaz di butchaz a Butare mus be sanitary workaz di savagiz a Shatila mus be sanitary workaz di beasts a Boznia mus be sanitary workaz pra-pram-pram inna di new word hawdah like a ditty ole bandige pan di festahrin face a umanity ole hawdah anravel an reveal ole Read more…

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Site Administrator: And We Thought That Nation-States Were a Bad Idea

UserEMail: [email protected] "Publically subsidized, privately profitable!" That’s the anthem of the upper-tier (the puppeteer untouchable) We focus a moment, nod in approval, And bury our heads back in the barcodes of these neo-colonials. While our former nemesis (ah, the romance!): the nation-state, Now plays fund-raiser for a new brand of power-concentrate. Try again, but now Read more…

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Site Administrator: My Youngest Son Came Home Today

My youngest son came home today. His friends marched with him all the way. The fife and drum beat out the time, While in his box of polished pine, Like dead meat on a butcher’s tray, My youngest son came home today. My youngest son was a fine young man With a wife, a daughter, Read more…

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Site Administrator: my IQ

when i was four years old they tried to test my i.Q. they showed me a picture of 3 oranges and a pear they said, which one is different? it does not belong they taught me different is wrong but when i was 13 years old i woke up one morning thighs covered in blood Read more…

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Site Administrator: Militando na Contra-Informaxe7xe3o

UserEMail: [email protected] Salve Marcos! Salve , salve ! Combatente da contra-informa��o Envenenando as redes Cyberpunk com fuzil na m�o Disseminando a contra-hegemonia Salve Marcos ! Salve , salve ! Essa parte do texto eu ainda estou Maquinando Tem que ser direto e epid�mico N�o esquecerei de mencionar os Banqueiros americanos C�sar h� de tremer Viva Read more…

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Site Administrator: MOTHERS, DAUGHTER, WIVES

The first time it was fathers, The last time it was sons And in between your husbands Marched away with drums and guns. And you never thought to question. You just went on with your lives. Cause all they taught you who to be, Was mothers, daughters, wives. You can only just remember The tears Read more…

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Site Administrator: Ronald Fucking McDonald

Ronald Fucking McDonald smokes alot of cigarettes curses all the kids who tug at his pants he’s no hamburger huckster he’s and honest man but he wears the same costume like the real McClown he gets drunk in public drinks the worst rot-gut tells all the McManagers to go get fucked he’s Ronald Fucking McDonald Read more…

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Site Administrator: Manifest

"Friday, October 2nd 1992 Chaos has descended in "Carandiru" the biggest penitentiary complex in South America. Over a hundred inmates dead and hundreds injured on the massacre. The police arrived with helicopters and over two hundred armed forces." "They took the jailblock called "Pavilhao Nove" and opened fire on the inmates in a holocaust, method Read more…

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Site Administrator: The Marching Song Of The Covert Battalions

Here we are, seeking out the reds Trying to keep the communists in order Just remember when you’re sleeping in your beds They’re only two days drive from the Texas border. How can a country large as ours Be scared of such a threat Well if they won’t work for us They’re against us you Read more…

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Site Administrator: Redemption Song

UserEMail: [email protected] Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery None but ourselves can free our minds Have no fear for atomic energy None of them can stop the time How long shall they kill our prophets While we stand aside and look Some say it’s just a part of it We’ve got to fulfill the book Won’t Read more…

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Site Administrator: MASTERS OF WAR

Come you masters of war You that build all the guns You that build the death planes You that build the big bombs You that hide behind walls You that hide behind desks I just want you to know I can see through your masks You that never done nothin’ But build to destroy You Read more…

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Site Administrator: Mailman

Hello don’t you know me I’m the dirt beneath your feet The most important fool you forgot to see I’ve seen how you give it Now I want you to receive I know that you would do the same for me I know I’m headed for the bottom But I’m riding you all the way Read more…

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Site Administrator: Lucky Man

He had white horses and ladies by the score All dressed in satin and waiting by the door {Refrain} Oooh, what a lucky man he was Oooh, what a lucky man he was White lace and feathers, they made up his bed A gold covered mattress on which he was laid {Refrain} Aaaah He went Read more…

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Site Administrator: Love Me, I’m a Liberal

Love Me, I’m a Liberal By Phil Ochs I cried when they shot Medgar Evers Tears ran down my spine I cried when they shot Mr. Kennedy As though I’d lost a father of mine But Malcolm X got what was coming He got what he asked for this time So love me, love me, Read more…

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Site Administrator: LIVES IN THE BALANCE

I’ve been waiting for something to happen For a week or a month or a year With the blood in the ink of the headlines And the sound of the crowd in my ear You might ask what it takes to remember When you know that you’ve seen it before Where a government lies to Read more…

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Site Administrator: Last Night I had the Strangest Dream

Last night I had the strangest dream I’d ever dreamed before I dreamed the world had all agreed To put an end to war I dreamed I saw a mighty room Filled with women and men And the paper they were signing said They’d never fight again And when the paper was all signed And Read more…

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Site Administrator: LANDMINE

I MADE IT THROUGH ANOTHER DAY PAT MYSELF ON THE BACK BUT I CARRY THIS WITH ME STILL: THE SIGHT OF THE BLOOD IN THE DRAWER OF EVERY RETAIL WORKER’S TILL BUT I’VE READ THE BRUISED, BEATEN FACES OF A BURMESE FRIEND, GANG-RAPED WITH THE CONTENTS OF HER UTERUS BARED. IT’S NOT A PHOTO LAYOUT Read more…

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Site Administrator: Kill the Poor

Efficiency and progress is ours once more Now that we have the neutron bomb It’s nice and quick and clean and gets things done Away with excess enemy With no less value to property No sense in war but perfect sense at home The sun beams down on a brand new day No more welfare Read more…

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Site Administrator: Khe Sanh

I left my heart to the sappers round Khe Sanh And my soul was sold with my cigarettes to the black market man I’ve had the Vietnam cold turkey From the ocean to the Silver City And its only other vets could understand About the long forgotten dockside guarantees How there were no V-day heroes Read more…

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Site Administrator: in the ghetto

On a cold and grey Chicago morning, A poor little baby child is born in the ghetto. And his momma cries. Cos if there’s one thing that she don’t need it’s another hungry mouth to feed, In the ghetto. People don’t you understand? The child needs a helping hand. He’s gonna be an angry young Read more…

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Site Administrator: HOW LONG

When you look into a child’s face And you’re seeing the human race| And the endless possibilities there Where so much can come true And you think of the beautiful things A child can do How long — would the child survive How long — if it was up to you When you think about Read more…

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Site Administrator: I Don’t Want To Be A Soldier

I Don’t Want To Be A Soldier By John Lennon Well, I don’t wanna be a soldier mama, I don’t wanna die Well, I don’t wanna be a sailor mama, I don’t wanna fly Well, I don’t wanna be a failure mama, I don’t wanna cry Well, I don’t wanna be a soldier mama, I Read more…

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Site Administrator: Imagine

Imagine By John Lennon Imagine there’s no heaven, It’s easy if you try, No hell below us, Above us only sky, Imagine all the people living for today… Imagine there’s no countries, It isn’t hard to do, Nothing to kill or die for, No religion too, Imagine all the people living life in peace… Imagine Read more…

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Site Administrator: Highway 61 Revisited

Highway 61 Revisited Bob Dylan Oh God said to Abraham, "Kill me a son" Abe says, "Man, you must be puttin’ me on" God say, "No." Abe say, "What?" God say, "You can do what you want Abe, but The next time you see me comin’ you better run" Well Abe says, "Where do you Read more…

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Site Administrator: hello, birmingham

hold me down i am floating away in to the overcast skies over my hometown on election day what is it about birmingham? what is it about buffalo? that the hate-filled wanna build bunkers in your beautiful red earth they wanna build them in our shiny white snow now i’ve drawn closed the curtain in Read more…

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Site Administrator: HEAVEN IS FALLING

As I walk beneath the valley I shall fear no evil for thanks to King George and his rainbow cabinet today murder is legal God I know that it’s wrong to kill my brother for what he hasn’t done and as the planes blacken the sky… it sounds like heaven is falling it sounds like Read more…

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