Now More Than Ever

by V/A: Various Activists

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There's an old curse that goes - MAY YOU LIVE IN INTERESTING TIMES - Well my friends, we are certainly there.

It's almost a matter of finding something not to protest - Something not so abnormal or off the scale batshit crazy - Some semblance of normalcy, of due process.
But innocents are plowed down, people in authority revel in their own duplicity, and those we should be able to turn to routinely abuse their powers. But , as the saying goes, - Enough is Enough !
You have to draw the line somewhere - Maybe it will be further there for you or less there for me, maybe your truth is a path of peace maybe your reality is a molotov cocktail, there's a lot of possibilities out there. But the main thing is, for the sake of your heart, daresay for the sake of your eternal well being, you have to feel for SOMETHING and draw the line SOMEWHERE -

I'd like to thank all the artists that contributed - Your vision & voices are amazing !

I'd like to thank all my friends who work for social justice for the effort they take - So many of them do so much more that I ever will, I applaud & salute you ~!

It seems like a really difficult battle, but remember the other saying -


THIS TOO SHALL PASS ~


Summer, 2018 - Ontario, Canada - { AN } EeL

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released September 11, 2018

Cover Art : {AN} EeL

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(AN) EeL is all over the map. An Experimental Vocalist & Full Bodies Inhabitant of this Colorful universe. He Make Ood Thiings, You Knoww.w>....

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Track Name: Banned - Revolt!
A nation is divided against itself
And we pretend we’re still standing
Branding everything and placing it on the shelf
Branding everyone and placing them on someone else
Revolt
Pennies saved, pennies earned, money hoarders have sold mankind
Revolt
Wooden nickels are worth more than the nickel and diming they do to you
Revolt
A species is divided against itself
We kill each other where we stand
Take our lives and place them on the shelf
Sold to the highest bidder, united we brand
Revolt
A cycle, a revolution, the cycle of revolution
Track Name: The Dead Yesterdays - Locked Door Loaded Gun
You sold the tools of their doom,
To satisfy your greed,
Now you close down your borders,
Condemn them to bleed,
In-between,
A locked door and a loaded gun.

Blood on your hands,
Which won't come clean,
But one day you'll bleed,
Locked door loaded gun.
Track Name: Samm Bennett - The American Way
THE AMERICAN WAY

i don’t know about you friend, but i don’t like what i’m seeing
down along the southern border near Mexico
they’re taking little children from their mothers and fathers
can you even imagine
ah but what’s that you say? you saying you already know?
but what kinda nation would do such a thing
what kinda nation i say
what about what they wrote on that Statue of Liberty
is this the American way?

now just imagine the kind of fear and desperation
that’s enough to make people pack up their children
and try to cross that dangerous border in the night
can’t you see we’re talking ‘bout people
trying to get their precious babies to somewhere far away
far away from murder and war and violence
and unspeakable fright
and then what kinda nation would then turn around
and take these people’s children away
what about what they wrote on that Statue of Liberty
is this the American way?

let's tell it like it is this is Nazism, man
ain’t nothin else to call it you know
except this time it ain’t the Jews and the Gypsies
this time the target is Latino
if they can get enough Americans to believe
that taking children from their mamas is alright
then they’ve got the people primed to accept most anything
like the extinguishing of freedom’s light
now you might say no, not in America
ah but look at the people ready to say
say never mind what they wrote on that Statue of Liberty
this is the American way, the American way

words and music Copyright 2018 Samm Bennett / All Rights Reserved.
Track Name: Vaders Orchestra - Protestieren (Dark Version)
#PROTESTIERER
Warum gibt es Protestierer?
Es sind im Lebens die Verlierer.
Wo andere im Reichtum schwimmen,
da kˆnnen sie nichts mehr gewinnen.

Sie zw‰ngen sich in enge Zimmer
und hoffen, dass es wird nicht schlimmer.
Die Kohle fehlt, das Geld ist knapp;
es geht seit langem nur bergab.

Und Arbeit gibt es nicht f¸r sie.
Das ‰ndert sich nicht irgendwie.
So hˆren sie auf die Propheten,
wenn kommen die ganz ungebeten.

Protest macht nun allein nicht satt.
Doch findet wenigstens was statt.
Und jeder Schrei aus tr¸ber Brust,
verschafft dem ƒrmsten etwas Lust.

Er wird dabei nicht viel riskieren.
Er hat ja echt nichts zu verlieren.
Denn schlimmer kann es doch nicht werden:
Das Los der Armut hier auf Erden.
EINEN SCH÷NEN TAG!
(c) Klaus Kurt Lˆffler
Track Name: {AN} EeL - My America ( A Lament )
I would be remiss if I didn't give a shout out for the title, that being the late, great ED ANGER who had a column in the World Weekly New's ( A Scandalous tabloid that regularly covered weird territory, Imaginary & Totally Scandalous, Fortean stuff ( Spaceships, Bigfoot, Two headed babies, Ect, ) including said column, MY AMERICA which was usually some sort of provocative / jingoistic rant / screed that at the time seemed almost cartoonish. What a difference a day makes huh ?

Here we are in the future, the whole WORLD WEEKLY NEWS tabloid has vanished, and could never cut it in this climate. Hell, the whole of the media looks like the world weekly news these days.

I miss the old stye fake news... Sigh.

May you live in interesting times ~

May you live in interesting times ~

May you live in interesting times ~

May you live in interesting times ~

May you live in interesting times ~

May you live in interesting times ~

May you live in interesting times ~

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