Monthly Archives: November 2012

Janet Jackson and Rhythm Nation

I’ve always been a big fan of the music of the Jackson family. As a child I loved such Jackson 5 songs as “ABC” and “I Want You Back”. During the 1980s, Michael Jackson dominated the 1980s with such classic … Continue reading

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Jasper and the Church

I wrote this blog to let off some steam about some conflicts that I’ve gotten into. But also to just think over what it is that I think about religion. I have a love-hate relationship with Christianity and the church. … Continue reading

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Peter, Paul and Mary

For the past couple of months I’ve been writing blogs about various musicians who have used their music as a means of social activism. Bruce Springsteen, Public Enemy, John Mellencamp, and The Specials are among the musicians from my youth … Continue reading

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