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Music: Call Me A Stranger

Mayssa Karaa is a Lebanese American musician who often sings in both English and Arabic to highlight the basic unity of her two cultures…and all humanity. She has also recent done a new piece, Call Me A Stranger, which protests the anti-Muslim and anti-immigrant policies of Donald Trump. Be sure to check out this video…

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Ballad of Maxton

Trump Lumbee

When you get a moment, check out the Ballad of Maxton, written by Joe DeFilippo and performed by the R.J. Phillips Band. It is a terrific piece of music which celebrates the humiliation of the Ku Klux Klan at the hands of the Lumbee Indians in 1958. (Background: the Klansmen thought they could intimidate the…

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Little Drummer Boy/Peace On Earth

We very rarely offer non-political material on this site. But, since we are so close to the holidays, we are going to make an exception…which is not (paradoxically) really an exception…and share this video of a truly lovely song. It is Little Drummer Boy/Peace On Earth, as preformed (improbably enough) as a duet by Bing…

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“Don’t Rain On My Toupee”

Need a break from the relentless grind of Bad News about the Der Drumpf? Want a quick and satisfying laugh? Well, check out the parody song stylings of Sandy and Richard Riccardi.  For years, the talented couple has amused audiences with their comic, apolitical performances (check out their take on an annoying Christmas letter at…

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DOUBLING DOWN IN GEORGIA – Parody

We’ve written about the Parody Pr0ject before. It is a talented musical group that takes on Trump and the Right with the powerful tunes and dead-on comedy. Here, in one of their most recent works, they take on the recent illicit GOP “win” in Georgia.  

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Older Now

Miley Cyrus and Mark Ronson are Hittin ‘em where it Hurts   Editor’s Note: LR Net doesn’t usually run music criticism. However, this piece, by Michael E. Berumen, seems to us to be important on both an aesthetic and also a political level. In it, Berumen looks at a recent work by Miley Cyrus and…

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Take Away His Keys

Marv Conan is an award winning song-writer and progressive activist. He has recently combined his two passions to produce a powerful and thought provoking song that calls out Der Drumpf and his Fascists in no uncertain terms. Check it out on Youtube:  

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Vote! Vote! Vote!

More from The Parody Project! And remember, they’re right. Everything does depend on voter turnout. So get out there and vote, Vote, VOTE!    

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Not A Scary Time

Der Drumpster says that this is a scary time for men and boys. Many of us aren’t so sure about that. And, in fact, the talented Lynzy Lab has, as she says, written a song about it. Give it a listen.  

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Parody Project Offers Its Version of “Battle”

The Parody Project is back! The comic musical “group” (which sometimes consists of one person wearing multiple disguises, and other times doesn’t) has returned with another laugh-out-loud funny, and very disturbing, musical performance. This time it’s a parody of The Battle Hymn Of The Republic, updated to reflect current conditions. As always, the Project’s efforts…

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