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El Pueblo Unido Jamás Será Vencido
"¡El pueblo unido, jamás será vencido!" (American Spanish: [el ˈpweβlo uˈniðo xaˈmas seˈɾa βenˈsiðo]; English: "The people united will never be defeated") is one of the most internationally renowned songs of the Nueva cancion chilena (New Chilean Song) movement. The music of the song was composed by Sergio Ortega and the text written by Quilapayún. The song was composed and recorded in June 1973.[1][2]Contents1 History 2 Versions 3 See also 4 References 5 External linksHistory[edit] The song was initially composed as an anthem for the popular unity government, reflecting the spirit behind the mass mobilization of working-class people who in 1970 had elected Salvador Allende
Salvador Allende
for the socialist transformation of Chile
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English Language
English is a West Germanic language
West Germanic language
that was first spoken in early medieval England
England
and is now a global lingua franca.[4][5] Named after the Angles, one of the Germanic tribes that migrated to England, it ultimately derives its name from the Anglia (Angeln) peninsula in the Baltic Sea. It is closely related to the Frisian languages, but its vocabulary has been significantly influenced by other Germanic languages, particularly Norse (a North Germanic
North Germanic
language), as well as by Latin
Latin
and Romance languages, especially French.[6] English has developed over the course of more than 1,400 years. The earliest forms of English, a set of Anglo-Frisian dialects brought to Great Britain by Anglo-Saxon settlers in the 5th century, are called Old English
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Liberation Music Orchestra
Charles Edward "Charlie" Haden (August 6, 1937 – July 11, 2014) was an American jazz double bass player, bandleader, composer and educator known for his deep, warm sound, and whose career spanned more than fifty years. In the late 1950s, Haden was an original member of the ground-breaking Ornette Coleman
Ornette Coleman
Quartet. Haden revolutionized the harmonic concept of bass playing in jazz. About him, German musicologist Joachim-Ernst Berendt commented, "His ability to create serendipitous harmonies by improvising melodic responses to Coleman's free-form solos (rather than sticking to predetermined harmonies) was both radical and mesmerizing. His virtuosity lies…in an incredible ability to make the double bass 'sound out'. Haden cultivated the instrument's gravity as no one else in jazz
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German Communist Party
The German Communist
Communist
Party (German: Deutsche Kommunistische Partei, DKP) is a minor communist party in Germany.[2] The DKP supports far-left positions and was an observer member of the European Left. At the end of February 2016 it left the European party.[3][4]Contents1 History 2 Media 3 Election results3.1 Bundestag 3.2 European Parliament4 See also 5 Footnotes 6 External linksHistory[edit] The DKP considered itself a reconstitution of the Communist
Communist
Party of Germany
Germany
(KPD), which had been banned by the Federal Constitutional Court in 1956 for its aggressively militant opposition to the West German constitution
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Unsere Zeit
unsere zeit (or UZ) is a newspaper published by the German Communist Party, or DKP. The paper's full name is unsere zeit: Sozialistische Wochenzeitung. This translates to our time: Socialist Weekly Newspaper.Contents1 History and profile1.1 Festival2 References 3 External linksHistory and profile[edit] unsere zeit was established in Düsseldorf in 1969.[1] It is the organ of the German Communist Party.[1] Its circulation was 60,000 copies in 1975.[1] The weekly paper co-operates with the small German newspaper junge Welt. Festival[edit]UZ-Pressefest in the 1970sThe biannual UZ-Pressefest has been the largest festival of the political left in Germany.[2] Since 1973, it has attracted hundreds of thousands of visitors and nationally famous musicians such as Konstantin Wecker and Hannes Wader. References[edit]^ a b c "Unsere Zeit". The Great Soviet Encyclopedia. Retrieved 5 December 2014.  ^ David Robb (2007). Protest Song in East and West Germany Since the 1960s
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White Night Riots
The White Night riots
White Night riots
were a series of violent events sparked by an announcement of the lenient sentencing of Dan White
Dan White
for the assassinations of San Francisco
San Francisco
Mayor George Moscone
George Moscone
and of Harvey Milk, a member of the city's Board of Supervisors who was among the first openly gay elected officials in the United States. The events took place on the night of May 21, 1979 (the night before what would have been Milk's 49th birthday) in San Francisco. Earlier that day, White had been convicted of voluntary manslaughter, the lightest possible conviction for his actions
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San Francisco
 CaliforniaCSA San Jose–San Francisco–OaklandMetro San Francisco–Oakland–HaywardMission June 29, 1776[1]Incorporated April 15, 1850[2]Founded by José Joaquín Moraga Francisco PalóuNamed for St
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Dan White
Daniel James White (September 2, 1946 – October 21, 1985) was a member of the San Francisco
San Francisco
Board of Supervisors. He was an assassin, who murdered San Francisco
San Francisco
Mayor George Moscone
George Moscone
and Supervisor Harvey Milk, on Monday, November 27, 1978, at City Hall. In a controversial verdict that led to the coining of the legal slang "Twinkie defense", White was convicted of manslaughter rather than murder in the deaths of Milk and Moscone. White served five years of a seven-year prison sentence
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George Moscone
George Richard Moscone (/mɒsˈkoʊneɪ/; November 24, 1929 – November 27, 1978) was an American attorney and Democratic politician. He was the 37th mayor of San Francisco, California
California
from January 1976 until his assassination in November 1978. Moscone served in the California
California
State Senate from 1967 until becoming Mayor
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Harvey Milk
Harvey Bernard Milk (May 22, 1930 – November 27, 1978) was an American politician and the first openly gay elected official in the history of California, where he was elected to the San Francisco
San Francisco
Board of Supervisors. Although he was the most pro- LGBT
LGBT
politician in the United States at the time, politics and activism were not his early interests; he was neither open about his sexuality nor civically active until he was 40, after his experiences in the counterculture movement of the 1960s. In 1972, Milk moved from New York City
New York City
to the Castro District of San Francisco amid a migration of gay and bisexual men. He took advantage of the growing political and economic power of the neighborhood to promote his interests and unsuccessfully ran three times for political office. Milk's theatrical campaigns earned him increasing popularity, and in 1977 he won a seat as a city supervisor
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Charlie Haden
Charles Edward "Charlie" Haden (August 6, 1937 – July 11, 2014) was an American jazz double bass player, bandleader, composer and educator known for his deep, warm sound, and whose career spanned more than fifty years. In the late 1950s, Haden was an original member of the ground-breaking Ornette Coleman
Ornette Coleman
Quartet. Haden revolutionized the harmonic concept of bass playing in jazz. About him, German musicologist Joachim-Ernst Berendt commented, "His ability to create serendipitous harmonies by improvising melodic responses to Coleman's free-form solos (rather than sticking to predetermined harmonies) was both radical and mesmerizing. His virtuosity lies…in an incredible ability to make the double bass 'sound out'. Haden cultivated the instrument's gravity as no one else in jazz
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Carla Bley
Carla Bley
Carla Bley
(née Lovella May Borg; born May 11, 1936) is an American jazz composer, pianist, organist and bandleader
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Ska
Ska
Ska
(/skɑː/; Jamaican: [skjæ]) is a music genre that originated in Jamaica
Jamaica
in the late 1950s and was the precursor to rocksteady and reggae.[1] Ska
Ska
combined elements of Caribbean
Caribbean
mento and calypso with American jazz and rhythm and blues. It is characterized by a walking bass line accented with rhythms on the off-beat. Ska
Ska
developed in Jamaica
Jamaica
in the 1960s when Prince Buster, Clement "Coxsone" Dodd, and Duke Reid formed sound systems to play American rhythm and blues and then began recording their own songs.[2] Some suggest ska dates to earlier times, however. In the early 1960s, ska was the dominant music genre of Jamaica
Jamaica
and was popular with British mods
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Nueva Canción
Nueva canción
Nueva canción
(Spanish pronunciation: [ˈnweβa kanˈθjon] (standard European) or [ˈnweβa kanˈsjon] (American) 'new song') is a social movement and musical genre in Iberian America
Iberian America
and the Iberian peninsula, characterized by folk-inspired styles and socially committed lyrics. Nueva canción
Nueva canción
is widely recognized to have played a profound role in the social upheavals in Portugal, Spain and Latin America during the 1970s and 1980s. Nueva canción
Nueva canción
first surfaced during the 1960s as "nueva canción chilena" in Chile. The musical style emerged shortly afterwards in Spain and other areas of Latin America where it came to be known under similar names
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Angela Davis
Angela Yvonne Davis (born January 26, 1944) is an American political activist, academic, and author. She emerged as a prominent counterculture activist and radical in the 1960s as a leader of the Communist Party
Communist Party
USA, and had close relations with the Black Panther Party through her involvement in the Civil Rights Movement.[4] As a result of purchasing firearms used in the 1970 armed take-over of a Marin County, California
Marin County, California
courtroom, in which four persons were killed, she was prosecuted for conspiracy. She was later acquitted of this charge.[5] She is a professor emerita at the University of California, Santa Cruz, in its History of Consciousness Department
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Ska-P
Ska-P
Ska-P
(Spanish pronunciation: [esˈkape]) is a ska punk band formed in Vallecas
Vallecas
(Madrid), Spain, in 1994 by a group of friends from Madrid, Navarre and Euskadi[1], currently on a hiatus since 2014. The band can be categorized, politically, as an anti-establishment musical group, sometimes even considered Anarchist. It is one of the most popular ska bands in Spain, Europe, and Latin America. Musically, despite their fun image, Ska-P
Ska-P
has well-rehearsed and tight arrangements, and as of 2002, includes among its members a small but striking brass section which gives the band a powerful sound. At the end of 2004, they announced work on a new album
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