Wednesday, November 18, 2020

The Avett Brothers – "We Americans"

The lyrics in this new song are very powerful. 'The story's complicated and hard to read, pages of the book obscured or torn out completely ... the sins of Andrew Jackson, the shame of Jim Crow... the tragedies are beyond description.' But – 'the path of grace and goodwill is still here ... I dearly love this land, because of, and in spite of, we the people...'