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25 February 2020

The plan had been for this one to be the February 23 playlist with the last three songs marking the anniversary of the raising of the flag on Mount Suribachi.

Walking. Morningside Gardens.
Joe Hill – Paul Robeson
Bring It on Home to Me – Sam Cooke
I Feel a Song – Gladys Knight & The Pips
Rocking Chair Blues – Ray Charles
It Hurts Me Too – Keb’ Mo’
Ring the Alarm – Beyonce
Ebony Eyes – Stevie Wonder
Rhythm Child – Carlos Jones and the Plus Band
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free – Nina Simone
Behind Enemy Lines – Dead Prez
Love Revolution – Lenny Kravitz
Three Miles Down – Gil Scott-Heron
Harriet Tumban/Steal Away – Kim & Reggie Harris
Freedom Road – The Blind Boys of Alabama
Complexion – Kendrick Lamar
Navajo Code Talkers – Jack Gladstone
Ira Hayes – Peter LaFarge

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12 January 2019

Gym at the Shire. Treadmill.
Walking. Morningside Gardens.

The Ballad of Ira Hayes – Kris Kristofferson, Gillian Welch & David Rawlings
Lady Sings the Blues – Billie Holliday
Dimming of the Day – Bonnie Raitt
These Foolish Things – Aaron Neville
Shelter from the Storm – Bob Dylan
Oh! Grampa – Cab Calloway
Breakdown – Melissa Etheridge
Wondrous Stories – Yes
Ramblin’ Round – Indigo Girls & Ani Difranco
Compassion – Magdalen Hsu-Li
This Little Light of Mine – Rainbow Sign
Feelin Me Right Now – Kelly Rowland
I Should Have Known Better – The Beatles
That’s My Desire – James Brown
Rastaman – Lucky Dube
The Ballad of Ira Hayes – Johnny Cash

Ira Hayes, of the Pima people, served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was among the six men who raised the second U.S. flag on Iwo Jima. He was born on 12 January 1923 and died on 24 January 1955.

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