- Category: Culture
- Created on Sunday, 28 June 2009 09:29
- Written by Artists Against Apartheid
A 1985 initiative following "We are the World" -- which brought a more explicitly political and radical edge to the wave of artistic efforts. This happened at a high tide of U.S. war fever (vis a vis the soviet union) -- and represented a lot of positive impulses to focus attention on the struggle and oppression of people all over the world (and the corrupt U.S. role in propping up that oppression).