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GET UP, STAND UP: The Story of Pop and Protest Revolutionary Music
Home
About the Program
Revolutionary Music
Flash Points
Resources
Intro
The Preacher and the Slave
We Shall Overcome
Give Peace a Chance
Get Up, Stand Up
Fight the Power
WHAT MAKES A SONG REVOLUTIONARY? Select a tune and find out.



Five groundbreaking songs that have transcended their genre and the era in which they were written to become anthems of protest. Learn more about each and the individuals who penned them through these series of essays.



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The Preacher and the Slave We Shall Overcome Give Peace a Chance Get Up, Stand Up Fight the Power