Why do your war boats ride?: Peace Song for 2/10/212

“I’ve Got To Know” by Woody Guthrie is the Peace Song of the Day for February 10th. You can find this song in the Rise Up Singing songbook on page 161.

Excerpt from lyrics:

Why do your war boats ride on my waters?
Why do your death bombs fall from my skies?
Tell me, why do you burn my farm and my town down?
I’ve got to know, friend, I’ve got to know!


The Peace Song of the Day is a project of Duke Augustus and Duchess Susanna, The Duke and Duchess of Peace. The Duke and Duchess recognize that one of the paths to peace is to find soulful and nonviolent entertainment, and to express oneself with art and song.

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