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Old protestors never die

..they just sing a little more quietly. Folk icon Pete Seeger has never been shy when it comes to singing out for what he believes in.  He's against war...for civil rights, human rights, and the right to unionize. The 91- year old is also an avid environmentalist, and just wrote a new song that decries BP and the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and performed it at a fundraiser for the group Global Green USA. You have to watch the video for a couple minutes until it gets to the line "When the drill baby drill turns to spill baby spill/God's counting on me/God's counting on you." I hope I'm still as "with it" as he is at such an advanced age! (sorry you have to watch a short ad first)

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