JIMMY RIORDAN

This Land is Your Land (Issue #01 pg 15)

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Woody Guthrie, Arguably America's most famous folk singer, was born in Okemah, Oklahoma.  He is the author of This Land is Your Land, a song that is familiar to most Americans. At least the melody and chorus. Recently, while listening to the song, I was startled by the content of many of the verses. They were much more bleak and political than I expected. Read more at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/This_Land_Is_Your_Land