Author: Erika Reichelscheimer

The-Used

The Used Tour in Support of LGBT Youth

The Used, We Came As Romans, Crown The Empire and Mindflow join together for the 2013 Take Action tour to show support for teenagers in the LGBT community and remind them that they are not alone.

Posted in Human Rights, Music and Activism
ptsd and music

Soldiers Use the Power of Music to Triumph Over Trauma

All over the country, soldiers who are suffering from PTSD and physical injuries are learning to deal with their pain by writing songs and playing music; and it seems to be working.

Posted in Music and Activism
Vote Weed

Obama and Romney On Same Side of Marijuana Fight in Swing State Colorado

Marijuana legalization is on the ballot in Colorado and two other states, and leading in the polls However, candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney won’t back off their anti-legalization stance.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Politics and Elections
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Fun. shows support for LGBTQ community with new initiative

“This is not a gay rights issue. This is a human rights issue.” – Rachel Antonoff

Posted in Human Rights, Music and Activism
romney confused

Politicians Don’t Listen To The Lyrics

The Republican ticket is picking campaign songs that – the artists who wrote them say – stand for everything the candidates don’t.

Posted in Music and Activism, Politics and Elections
mindymeyer

Can a 22-year Old Orthodox Jew Be Sexy and A Senator?

Inspired by the movie “Legally Blonde,” a 22 year old woman from Brooklyn is running for the New York State Senate, calling herself the “District Diva.”

Posted in Election & Political Sites, Politics and Elections
Aime Allen

Political Issues You Can Dance To

Music and Politics: Third Eye Blind, Ted Nugent, The Smiths and more.