War Is Kind

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Had enough of that old-time military jingoism? Stephen Crane’s your man. The Red Badge of Courage author penned a series of poems called War is Kind that taken together are devastating reading. You can listen to my performance of a selection of those poems as performed today on the Arts Express radio program on WBAI 99.5 FM NYC.

Click on the triangle above to hear.

“It’s 1-2-3, What Are We Fighting For?”

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As we continue making war in Afganistan and Iraq, and head towards more war in Syria, let’s remember Country Joe and the Fish, back in the day when there was actually an anti-war movement.