From:   Matthew Bralow <mbralow@gmail.com>
Sent time:   Saturday, September 17, 2011 11:28:20 AM
To:   september17@googlegroups.com
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] >>Add to the LiveStream Playlist?
 

thanks for clarifying how to find... watching now!

 

On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 1:27 PM, Matthew Bralow <mbralow@gmail.com> wrote:

> can someone please add necessary keywords into this ASAP?  "occupy

> wall street" "occupy wall st" "new york" "nyc" "financial district"

> "september 17" etc.

>

> On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 1:22 PM, grimwomyn <grimwomyn@gmail.com> wrote:

>> Google global revolution and occupy wall street together

>>

>> On Sep 17, 2011 1:21 PM, "Matthew Bralow" <mbralow@gmail.com> wrote:

>>> this is from livestream.com , correct?

>>>

>>> On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 1:20 PM, Matthew Bralow <mbralow@gmail.com> wrote:

>>>> what is the channel?  why can i not find it when i type occupy wall

>>>> street in search field?

>>>>

>>>> On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 9:14 AM, jason ahmadi <jason.ahmadi@gmail.com>

>>>> wrote:

>>>>> over 600 people watching the channel

>>>>>

>>>>> On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 8:49 AM, <Dougfir321@riseup.net> wrote:

>>>>>>

>>>>>> Inspired.

>>>>>>

>>>>>>

>>>>>> >  http://vimeo.com/29125719

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > A Poem to My Father

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > To all the years you've lived through

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > To the years now laying on your shouldered suit

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > To the many years of police patrol

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and police fights

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and officer deaths

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and very, very long officer nights

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Spending years face-first in our society's shit

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Spending years buying all the fears that you could ever get

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Spending all your years, wasting all your time

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > fighting crime and

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > fighting swine and

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > fighting Fighting FIGHTING time

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > writing lines into your forehead

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > drilling grime into your heart!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Every crime a crime the same

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > from speaking out to being tame!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > from blame Blame BLAME

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > to shame

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > for anyone who takes part in this game

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Your years have killed your trust in people

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > turbulent silence

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > that's what you'd wish me to keep to

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > confusing peaceful defiance

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > for hate-filled violence!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Your years tell you this is true!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > That being proud is the only way

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > to be red white and blue

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > who Who WHO! For Who is that true?!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > What would we be if George Washington had listened to you?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > And he was a violent dissenter

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Who would we be if MLK never stood on that day?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > or Rosa Parks never sat,

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Those were peaceful dissenters

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > who withstood attacks

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > from the whip cracks of our law

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > who told them they were WRONG for the America that they saw!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > And so I ask you...

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > if I was to stand in a line

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > to our countries demise is that just fine?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > If I was to go to a job and whine and Whine

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > is that the correct way to Spend my Time!?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Or should I enlist in our Army?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and with my rifle, and its heat, shoot holes into heads in bursts of

>>>>>> > three

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and scream THIS IS WHAT AMERICA MEANS TO ME

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Would I have your blessing? Is that a good start?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Is that the only way to heal a country being torn apart?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > What if I march?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > What if I plan?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > What if I plan a march to the capital

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > with a branch in my hand

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > With Americans beside me chanting our cause

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > That we don't condone unjust laws!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > What if we sang out on that street

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Would you order your officers

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > to arrest and to beat?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Would you make singing a crime

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > when we're singing a line

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > that traverses all time and enters the hearts

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > to release all the slime?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > If we sing Hallelujah

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > would we get a fine?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > What if we're so sick of trying

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > that we start singing James Oppenheim?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > What would you do, officer of the law?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Which is the law the Law THE LAW

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Where's the law that says that you can only sing a song!?

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > That you can't sing a poem

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > that's not what a poem is for...

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > It's all wrong, it's all wrong

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > And I will fight for what's right

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > I'll fight with my voice, because my voice is my right!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > That's right, that's Right THAT'S RIGHT!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > And I'll not be let down

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > By my father who's insight

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > is as good as his sight

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Who'll tell me I'm free

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > but not ask what that means

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Who'll tell me he's right

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > that no matter the fight

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > that it's wrong and it's wrong

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > to be standing so strong

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > with other Americans

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > who want to just sing a song

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > that's not really a song

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > but actually a poem

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > all because of the meaning of the person who wrote 'em!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > You wish to silence me

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > You're scared of changing times

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > because times that change

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > are times with no stop sign

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > But time will march and so will I

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > in peaceful defiance for the change that's nigh

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > You scream and you SCREAM

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Through the phone all your fears

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > without any tears

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and your heart bleeds for my safety

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > for you wish me to be helpless safely!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > DO NOT STAND OUT ON THAT STREET

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > You'd rather me complain and look down at my feet!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > So you could make me into the empty you feel

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > At the nothing you do when you find that They STEAL!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and the lies Lies LIES reinforce the lack of trust in your eyes!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > But I'm no hooligan, and neither are they

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > They're just Americans

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > with a dream

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and a say

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > and for their dreams they'll try and they'll Try and they'll TRY!

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > Because loosing their life

>>>>>> >

>>>>>> > is not the only way that they can die.

>>>>>> >

>>>>>>

>>>>>>

>>>>>

>>>>>

>>>>

>>

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