government, music

best anti-war song

And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda is the best anti-war song I know. Pete Seeger called it “one of the world’s greatest songs.”

Click PLAY or watch the Pogue’s version on YouTube.

It was written by Scottish-Australian Eric Bogle in 1969.

This is the best possible commentary for November 11th, Remembrance Day.

N.Y. Times article

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