American Memory II

Walking in the street and understanding, for the first time, why The Battle Hymn of the Republic is maybe as important — and as (excessively) iconic — as L’ Internationale. Among other things, it is a candid and clear voice from a time when American Protestants were all for Civil Rights.

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