Posts Tagged ‘Billy Bragg’

Quote of the day, May 16

May 17, 2017

Billy Bragg, from “It Says Here”

If this does not reflect your view you should understand
That those who own the papers also own this land
And they’d rather you believe
In Coronation Street capers
In the war of circulation, it sells newspapers
Could it be an infringement
Of the freedom of the press
To print pictures of women in states of undress …

Quote of the day, Aug. 26

August 26, 2016

Billy Bragg, from “Stetson Kennedy”

I done spent my last three cents
Mailing my letter to the president
I didn’t make a show, I didn’t make a dent
So I’m swinging over to this independent gent
Stetson kennedy
Writing his name in …

Quote of the day, Nov. 6

November 5, 2012

Billy Bragg

Which side are you on, boys?
Which side are you on?
Which side are you on, boys?
Which side are you on?

Quote of the day, Oct. 24

October 24, 2012

Billy Bragg, “O Freedom”

In our determination
To defend democracy
We must not destroy the safeguards
That underpin our liberty.