Jan Mickelson is a conservative AM radio host from Iowa. He recently floated an idea on his show about enslaving undocumented immigrants. Continue reading Conservative Radio Host Defends Slavery
Here is my minor key version of “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee” performed with the anti-slavery verses written in 1843 by A.G. Duncan. During that time, it was a trend to rewrite the lyrics of popular songs with ones that brought attention to the abolitionist movement. I thought these modified verses were more fitting to the somber tone brought by the minor key.