I wrote earlier today about the “Coexist” bumper stickers and the meaning behind them, along with the trouble the world has witnessed the past few days alone with anti-American views coming from some in the Muslim world and the demonization some Christians heap upon Muslims.
As I was writing that, I thought of who I could feature for a classic rock playlist. One name came to me, a name of a musician whose music I’ve loved for decades, dating back to the early 1970s.
His birth name is Steven Demetre Georgiou. His stage name was Cat Stevens. His Muslim name is Yusuf Islam.
He’s just one of those musicians who’s written or sung about a silly thing known as peace, which goes hand-in-hand with one word …
- My music playlist for today (July 26, 2012 edition) (viewfrommiddleclass.wordpress.com)
- My music playlist for today (September 6, 2012 edition) (viewfrommiddleclass.wordpress.com)