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Last American protest singer returns to NZ

Wednesday, 23 June 2010, 4:44 pm | David Rovics

David Rovics grew up in a family of classical musicians in Wilton, Connecticut, and became a fan of populist regimes early on. By the early 90's he was a full-time busker in the Boston subways and by the mid-90's he was traveling the world as a professional ... More >>

A Danish Police State

Wednesday, 16 December 2009, 11:15 am | David Rovics

The signs up all over the airport and various places elsewhere in town are calling it Hopenhagen, but everybody I know is calling it Cop-enhagen, which seems far more appropriate. More >>

The Police Are Rioting: Reflections on Pittsburgh

Thursday, 1 October 2009, 11:26 am | David Rovics

If any elements of the corporate media have been paying any attention to what's been happening on the streets of Pittsburgh over the past few days I haven't noticed, so I thought I'd write my own account. More >>

Rousing, rebellious and rocking: David Rovics

Saturday, 4 July 2009, 11:42 am | David Rovics

Riot-folk musician David Rovics is headed downunder for a series of rousing, rebellious, and downright rocking shows. More >>

David Rovics: The Battle for Ungdomshuset

Thursday, 8 March 2007, 3:10 pm | David Rovics

I was awoken before dawn last Thursday by the ringing of my cell phone. On the line was a friend from Copenhagen: "I'm sorry to call so early. It's happened." Having very recently spent a lot of time in Denmark, I knew right away what this meant. ... More >>