Category: Music

Seattle Times: Activists hold May Day ‘pop-up’ block party in Seattle to protest youth incarceration

The May Day event included hip-hop performances, food, live-painting and speakers MAY 2, 2017 – May Day marches, rallies and even “pop-up parties” to celebrate worker’s rights, and to protest issues such as war and mass incarceration took place all across America yesterday. Neal Morton of The Seattle Times has a cool piece up about […]

Coachella Bans Medical Marijuana at Event

Patient Discrimination to be Standard Policy by Event Organizers APR 25, 2017 – Coachella organizers have banned medical marijuana patients from bringing their medicine to the event in Indio, California. Even though cannabis is legal in California now, the organizers have decided to take a stance that clearly discriminates against patient’s medical rights, and JTMP […]

Brown Political Review: Resistance Music in the Trump Era

Resistance Music in the Trump Era By Mara Donadio MARCH 20, 2017 – “Donald Trump’s election has elicited resistance marked by activism and political opposition spanning the entire partisan spectrum, from all corners of the world, expressed by a multitude of media. Perhaps most interestingly, resistance has cropped up through music. Numerous artists of all genres have released songs since November that […]

RS: Watch James Corden’s Musical Spoof Starring Trump, Spicer, Conway, Bannon

“James Corden imagined the horrific ambitions of President Donald Trump and his administration in a parody of Matilda’s “When I Grow Up” on The Late Late Show Monday.” March 23, 2017 – Jon Blistein of RS has a piece up about James Corden’s Musical Spoof Starring Trump, Spicer, Conway, Bannon, and it is hilarious. Read the […]