Picking up passengers from coast to coast

Today’s protest anthem and Monday morning open thread comes courtesy of Curtis Mayfield:

YouTube Preview Image

The Vaughn brothers took the bones of that song and wrote another:

YouTube Preview Image

Then John Mayer did it too:

YouTube Preview Image

That last one seems a bit more passive, or maybe just resigned. Waiting isn’t enough. Better the urgency of “get ready” and “get on board” and “keep on keeping on.” Tick, tock, tick, tock, people.

Stay in touch with the Slacktivist on Facebook: