Tag: elections

Billboard: Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard on Disappointing Choice of Candidates in 2016 Election

OCT 15, 2016 – Chris Payne on Billboard.com has an interview with Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard, and he speaks out on the disappointing choice of candidates for the 2016 US Presidential election. Check out the interview below.  (Photo credit: Sceptre/CC) http://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/rock/7541979/death-cab-for-cutie-ben-gibbard-donald-trump-interview-2016-election-hillary-clinton

President Obama: “State Leaders and Legislatures Must Make it Easier – Not Harder” to Vote

“We the People have the awesome power to make our union more perfect.” Obama Writes in NY Times AUG 12, 2015 – President Obama, inspired by the great (but depressing) piece by Jim Rutenberg, “A Dream Undone – Inside the 50-year Campaign to Roll Back the Voting Rights Act” that shows the waves of voter suppression laws […]

Neil Young Tells Donald Trump “Don’t Use My Songs”

Musical-Activist Supports Bernie Sanders and his Socialist Platform June 17, 2015 –  Donald Trump the clown who is making a mockery of our Presidential elections, used Neil Young’s song “Rockin’ in the Free World” to launch his 2016 publicity blitz, I mean “Presidential campaign”. Neil Young, always known for his activism, got angry when he found out […]