Social change doesn’t require songs to empower it, but having them has often helped.
For much of American history, music has demonstrated a consistent power to unify movements and effect change. But, is this still true?
Occupy Sonoma County is hosting David Walls in a teach-in Monday evening at the Peace and Justice Center in Santa Rosa. His topic is “Singing the Revolution: Music and Social Protest.” Hear more on the North Bay Report webpage at KRCB dot org/news. Hear this story on demand with our free KRCB mobile app. You can also find this and past stories on our new North Bay Report Facebook page. Comment, share and give us a like there. Follow the North Bay Report on Twitter @KRCBNews.