Protest songs

This Land is Your Land

The Dustiest Dust-Bowler of them All

by: Blaine Skrainka

Born 100 years ago this month in Oklahoma, Woody Guthrie wrote one of the most iconic American folk songs ever, “This Land is Your Land.” Known as the “Dust Bowl Troubadour,” Guthrie’s legend remains as […]

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