In Light of Recent Events, Watch Billy Bragg Play “Help Save the Youth of America”

11/15/2011 2:47 PM |

Titus Andronicus’ Patrick Stickles is freaking out over Twitter, even more passionately than usual, over the recent developments at Zuccotti Park, but gave some sound advice amidst the all-cap run-ons, retweeting a suggestion to give Billy Bragg’s folk-punk protest against America’s militaristic tendencies, “Help Save the Youth of America,” a listen. Bragg seemed to be onto something with that line, “You can fight for democracy at home, and not in some foreign land,” huh? (Turn it up, it sounds better loud.) Lyrics here.