Saddened to hear of the passing of Pete Seeger this morning, a true folk hero, political activist and environmentalist. I am grateful that I had the chance to see him at the Clearwater Festival a few years back. May his spirit and environmental work go on to inspire future generations.
"If I had a song, I’d sing it in the morning,
I’d sing it in the evening all over this land,
I’d sing out a danger, I’d sing out a warning,
I’d sing out a love between , my brothers, my sisters,
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