Pete Seeger, Hero, Dead at 94

A true hero for social and economic justice has died.  Folk singer Pete Seeger succumbed at age 94 after a life of fighting for the people through his music.  The creator of anthems such as Turn, Turn, Turn, Where Have All the Flowers Gone and If I Had A Hammer among others performed at President Barack Obama’s first inauguration in a memorable performance.  He will be sorely missed but will live on forever in his music.

A selection of his work:

From Farm Aid:

I’ll add this classic from Bob Dylan sung by Peter, Paul and Mary because I’m feeling outraged today about the lack of social and economic justice in our nation.

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