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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

#878: 1977, The Clash, Janie Jones

April 8, 2014

The last couple of Songs To Learn and Sing have been anniversary posts, of the deaths of Kurt Cobain and Lee Brilleaux respectively.   Sticking with that train, though this time commemorating a rather happier occasion, today was the 37th anniversary of the release of the eponymous debut album by The Clash. Like John Lydon, Joe […]

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Why is Guantanamo Bay still in existence?

April 8, 2014

Hold on. Didn’t President Barack Obama tell us many years ago, that he would close Guantanamo Bay detention centre? Yes? I thought so. Then why is it still operating? Why is this great big horrible smear still present, reminding us of the thin line between the so called liberal west and oppression. On every level […]

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