John Lennon – Political Activism

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Outline

 

Short introduction of status and success of John Lennon

Body:

  1. General overview of his political activism

+ Early year in Beatles

+ Break up with Beatles – Revolution

+ Yoko Ono – Most active against war (Bed-in Peace, John Sinclair, Luck of Irish, Nutopia)

+Lennon vs US government – Wilson/ FBI investigation/ deportation

  1. Analysis of “Imagine” and “Give Peace a Chance”
  2. In the flow of political activism of popular music in US culture

Conclusion

Impact of his death and his political activism on his generation and other generations
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