Part One of Two
Why does the classic song The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down continue to move us 45 years after The Band first recorded it?
The fact that so many people continue to debate its meaning online (see links at the end of this article) is a mirror of America’s ongoing uncertainty about the motives of the war’s opposing sides, of its resolution and of its meaning for our time. In other words, the war (and the Viet Nam war during which The…Continue
Added by Barry Spector on January 30, 2015 at 6:21pm — No Comments