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  • Ward Churchill – In a Pigs Eye: Reflections on the Police State

    Christian Parenti Introduction Hello My Relatives The Anniversary Of Pine Ridge A 500-Year War The Richest People In America …..Or Poorest A Nation Of Their Own Investigating The FBI Function Of The Bureau The Birth Of COINTELPRO Some Really Nasty Stuff You Have A Police State Luster Of A Pinkerton Man Badges For Vigilantes Contract [...]

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  • MOB ACTION AGAINST THE STATE (AK Press ‎– AKA 031CD)

    AKA 031 Lawrence Ferlinghetti- Anarchism, Commodity Culture And Global Capitalism Lawrence Ferlinghetti- The Greedy Blues Christian Parenti-Capitalism, Crisis And Managing The Threat Of Poverty Craig O’Hara -Punk, Politics, Policing, The Census & Handguns Cindy Milstein -Freedom, Direct Democracy And The Good Society Barry Pateman -Anarchist Tension #1 Barry Pateman -Anarchist Tension #2 Harry Britt -Culture, [...]

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  • Beating the Devil – The Incendiary Rants of Alexander Cockburn

    Displacement On The 17th Of January You’re Messing Up Our Lovely Moment A Seat At The Table An Absolute Sham Liberals For Ashcroft Looking Forward Coming Home To Roost Cost -Benefit Food The Ruling Class Fucks Up How To Prevent Homicide Our Military Economy Weapons In Space Nixon’s Dream Realized What Good Can Come Of [...]

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  • Various ‎– Less Rock More Talk (AK Press ‎– AKA 007)

    Mykel Board  – The Spoken Word Noam Chomsky – Propaganda And Control Of The Public Mind Tom Leonard – Moderate Member’s Monologue / From The Institution / Scotland Today: The Waverley Returns From The Falklands Jello Biafra  – Gotta Be Ready James Kelman  -No Longer The Warehouseman Penny Rimbaud – Falling Norman Nawrocki – The World’sGreatest [...]

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  • €яήęʂ† Hęmiήɠwɑy яεɑÐiήg- Caedmon Records ‎– TC 1185 (1965)

    The Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech Second Poem To Mary In Harry’s Bar In Venice The Fifth Column Work In Progress Saturday Night At The Whorehouse In Billings, Montana

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  • JOHN STEINBECK reads “The Snake” & “Johnny Bear” Columbia ML 4756 (mono Lp 1953)

    ML 4756

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  • Wild Poppies-A poetry jam across prison walls

    Wild Poppies*- Marilyn Buck Introduction -Amiri Baraka political poem -Devorah Major They Came for Me -Uchechi Kalu Rescue the Word* -Genny Lim One-Hour Yard Poem*- Dennis Brutus Space* -Akwasi Evans Concrete Cocoon (excerpt from Incommunicado)* -Marilyn Buck Letter #18 -Dennis Brutus Moon Bereft* -Sara Menefee Dream Fragments* -Marilyn Buck Acrobatic* -Fanny Howe After the Wave* [...]

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  • Angola Prison Spirituals LP (Folk-Lyric Records LFS A-6) 1959

    Angola Prison Spirituals Andy Mosely with guitar accompaniment by Robert Pete Williams – I’m on My Way Robert Pete Williams – Church on Fire with the Word of God Robert (Guitar) Welch – What Shall I Do Will Rafus, lead; Edward James, Ollis Brown, and Burnel Jones – Brother Norah Tom Dutson with guitar accompaniment [...]

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  • Negro Prison Camp Worksongs LP Folkways (FE 4475) 1956

    Negro Prison Camp Worksongs All tracks performed by Prisoners at the Ramsey and Retrieve State Farms, Texas (recorded 1951). Let Your Hammer Ring Here, Rattler, Here Chopping In The New Ground Mighty Bright Light Go Down Old Hannah Grizzly Bear Lost John You Got To Hurry I Need More Power We Need Another Witness

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  • Negro Folklore from Texas State Prisons-Elektra (EKS-7296) 1965

    Negro Folklore from Texas State Prisons LP. Work Songs, Blues, Spirituals, Preaching, Toasts Johnny Jackson (lead) – Raise ‘Em Up Higher (worksong) Marshall Phillips – Don’t Look So Downhearted Buddy (toast) Joseph “Chinaman” Johnson (leader) – Move Along ‘Gator (worksong) Joseph “Chinaman” Johnson – Three Moore Brothers (Cante-fable) Johnnie H. Robinson (first lead,) Eddie Ray [...]

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  • Negro Prison Songs Tradition TLP 1020 LP 1957

    Recorded by Alan Lomax at the Mississippi State Penitentiary-1957  Side One The Murderer’s Home No More, My Lord Old Alabama Black Woman Jumpin’ Judy Whoa Buck Prettiest Train Old Dollar Mamie It Makes a Long Time Man Feel Bad Side Two Rosie Levee Camp Holler What Makes a Work Song Leader? Early in the Mornin’ How I Got [...]

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  • Prison Worksongs LP Louisiana Folklore Society (LFS A-5) 1959

    Prison Worksongs 1959 Big Louisiana, Reverend Rogers, Roosevelt Charles – Berta Guitar Welch, Hogman Maxey, Andy Mosely – Take This Hammer Reverend Rogers, Big Louisiana, Jose Smith – Stewball Odea Matthews – Five Long Years For One Man Guitar Welch, Hogman Maxey, Andy Mosely – Alberta Let Your Bang Grow Long James Russell and Gang [...]

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  • Åήɠęlɑ Ðɑviʂ – Thę Męaήiήg of Fяęędom

    Black History Slavery and Nightmares Structural Racism and Prison Decarceration Gender, Race, and Class Corporate Globalization Prison Industrial Complex Imagining Democracy  

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  • The Enfield Poltergeist (1977)

    11 year old  Janet Hodgson channeling the spirit of Bill Wilkins “a foul-mouthed, grumpy old man” who had died in the house many years before.    

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  • The Songs and Stories of Aunt Molly Jackson LP Folkways Records (FH 5457) 1961

    The Songs and Stories of Aunt Molly Jackson LP. Stories told by Aunt Molly Jackson, songs sung by John Greenway. Folkways Records (FH 5457). 1961. I Am A Union Woman (Introduction: Aunt Molly Jackson/Sung: John Greenway) Poor Miner’s Farewell (Story: Aunt Molly Jackson/Sung: John Greenway) Dishonest Miller (Sung: John Greenway) The Birth Of Robin Hood [...]

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  • Ram Dass at Naropa (1974)

    Baba Ram raps about the Bhagavad Gita. Be Here Now pdf ramdass.org I am without form, Without limit, Beyond space, Beyond time. I am in everything, Everything is me, I am the bliss of the Universe, Everything am I.  

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  • Papua New Guinea; The Coast of the Western Province (1963-1964)

    Badra (Buzi) Badra (Buzi) Badra (Yauga) Badra (Yauga) Badra (Sigabadr) Badra (Sigabadr) Badra (Sigabadr) Badra (Sigabadr) Badra (Mabudauan) Badra (Mabudauan) War Dance Song (Buzi) Harvest Dance Song (Buzi) Harvest Dance Song (Buzi) Harvest Dance Song (Buzi) Lament Song abaut the Tobacco Pipe Song about a Dream Burari (Flute Solo) (Buzi) Burari (Flute Solo) (Buzi) Tataro [...]

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  • Music In the World Of Islam vol.1: The Human Voice

    Recitation Of Verses Of The Qu’ran (Al-Ateuf, near Ghardala, Algeria) Dhikr (A Sufi Ceremony: Fayoum Oasis, Egypt) Houri (Secular Vocal Musci: Sandandaj, Kurdistan, Iran) Bedouin Wedding Songs (South of Wadi Musa, Jordan) Ghazal, Or Love Song (Tarif, Abu Dahbi) Gurdum Gurdum (Love Song: Daulatabad, North Of Balkh Afghanistan) Song At The Feast After Ramadan (Near [...]

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  • Άbner Jαy ‎– Trʊe Story 0f Άbner Jαy

    I’m So Depressed Cocaine Vietnam St James Infirmiry Blues Celo Woke Up This Morning My Mule Ol Man River Don’t Mess With My Baby I Am Georgia Bound The Reason Young People Use Drugs

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  • Dαvid †ηrʊssәℓℓ- †ηε Vøicәs øf яәαsøи (2001)

    The Brilliant Seed The Explorers Humans As Introduced Species It’s A Majick, Majick World The Scent Turn Muzak On It’s Head Oil The Plastic Wars Part I The Plastic Wars Part II A New Beginning

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