I Shall Be Released

Nina Simone – I Shall Be ReleasedSee the source image

“At this crucial time in our lives, when everything is so desperate, when every day is a matter of survival, I don’t think you can help but be involved.”
~Nina Simone

Nina Simone

“You get racism crossing the street; it’s in the very fabric of American society.”
~Nina Simone

Republicans are waging class war and bragging about it. Democrats are waging class war and lying about it. The corporate war parties are not on our side…

Nina Simone – Backlash Blues

What we need is a New Deal with the Green Party. Time to think globally and act locally. War is not working.

Vietnam, Class War and Corporate Rule… Lessons Unlearned

Macroeconomics and who owns or wants to seize natural resources are what determines the fate of this planet. These deep-pocket geopolitical machinations are the reason for economic warfare wrapped in jingoism. The “domino theory” is the tail wagging the dog.

“I’ll tell you what freedom is to me: no fear. I mean really, no fear!”
―Nina Simone

Nina Simone – Antibes – Juan-Les-Pins – 1969

“I’m a real rebel with a cause.”See related image detail
―Nina Simone

Nina Simone – Stars (Live at Montreux 1976)

“You can’t help it. An artist’s duty, as far as I’m concerned, is to reflect the times.”
― Nina Simone

“Jazz is not just music, it’s a way of life, it’s a way of being, a way of thinking.”
~Nina Simone

Nina Simone playing live in London, 1968.
DrMandinga Aint Got No I Got Life

“You’ve got to learn to leave the table, When love’s no longer being served.”
Nina Simone

Nina Simone – African Mailman

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