The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #470 Message #462939
Posted By: mousethief
15-May-01 - 02:02 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Bourgeois town? / Bourgeois Blues
Subject: RE: Bourgeois Blues as sung by Leadbelly
Well, the racial divide in this country isn't healed yet, but at least a white couple and a black couple can eat lunch together in Manhattan now. Some things have changed since then, in part thanks to brave people like Leadbelly speaking out.