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Songs of Peace and Protest: Home

People associate the music of the 1960s with youthful uprisings and civil rights, but the folk song addressing social issues dates back much farther than Pete Seeger and continues to today, not only in the United States but in many parts of the world.

Labor Songs

Anti-War Songs

Environmental Songs

We Shall Overcome

Social Justic Songs

Nueva Cancion

Lists of Songs