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Over the years musicians have been great advocates for change in the world. Legendary performers like Bob Marley have preached love and togetherness while punk bands have never stopped writing songs about the things we as a society could be doing better. It goes without saying then that musicians have a great platform to effect change and fight causes with their music. Be it in their lyrics, album notes, live shows or in the press, most are sensible with their platform. Some though have a tendency to take it a few steps too far and abuse their public position.

Fighting worthy causes is an admirable trait but this is a collection of a few people who go about it the complete wrong way. There is a right way to draw attention to causes but these people are probably turning people »

- Patrick Farren

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