We Take Care of our Own: Peace Song for 3/8/2012

We Take Care of Own“, by Bruce Springsteen, is the Peace Song of the Day for March 8th.  On his live triple album, Springsteen introduces his cover of his hero Woody Guthrie‘s “This Land Is Your Land” on his triple live album as an “angry response to Irving Berlin‘s “America the Beautiful“.  Springsteen has finally written his own response.


Excerpt from lyrics:

From Chicago to New Orleans
From the muscle to the bone
From the shotgun shack to the Superdome
We yelled “help” but the cavalry stayed home
There ain’t no-one hearing the bugle blown
We take care of our own


More Daily Peace Songs at our 
Daily Peace Song
 tab: here

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.

This Land Is Your Land
by Woody Guthrie

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.