The Social Cost of Carbon

Oh, the social cost of carbon isn’t nice. That’s the part that’s not included in the price. Corporations make a killing, while  you and I pay twice. Oh, the social cost of carbon isn’t nice.         And the social cost of carbon isn’t fair, ‘Cause it damages the water and the air, Gives … [Read more...]

It’s Time for a Change

When things stop working, Just too much pain, Can’t look in the mirror, It’s time for a change. Behold your neighbor And an outstretched hand, Or keep on pretending You don’t understand. The rich too rich And the poor too poor. Now they’ve got all the money, All they want is more. One … [Read more...]

What You Reap

What you reap is what you sow.        Em B7 C — Don’t you ask me how I know.          G C7 B7 — What you sow is what you reap:       Em B7 C A7 Sow a hurricane, you get no sleep.   C7 B7 — Em B7 Em B7 Greedy men, greedy men rule this land, Em B7 C — Building castles in the sand,               … [Read more...]

Solar Spill

A      D        A         D We never saw it coming. A             D         E -- It caught us unprepared, A              D      A The day that solar power D         A         E       A -- Started spilling everywhere. At first it was a trickle, But then it was a roar. And nobody did ever … [Read more...]

It’s All About You

CHORUS: -                       G                                  D It aint about Bambi, and it ain’t about trees; -                        D7                                G     G7 It ain’t about butterflies, it ain’t about bees; -                      C       C#dim6                         … [Read more...]

Exxon Knew All Along

(to hear song, click HERE) Your neighbors are making a scene,                       G/  C/ And your papers won’t say what it means.             G/  D/ While civilization careens,                                       G/  C/ It’s carbon pollution that’s killing your dreams,      C D C D And … [Read more...]

Elephant Loose on Wall Street

To hear song, click here There’s an elephant loose on wall street. It isn’t just bulls and bears. Whenever he speaks, nobody peeks, Because nobody dares. He tiptoes around commodities, Sleeping in the stocks and bonds. He asks the elite he happens to meet, “What planet are you on?” There’s a bubble … [Read more...]

Remember Who To hear song, click here Remember who’s in love with you, No matter where you are. Remember who’s in love with you. If I’m blue, or ninety-two, Or swinging on a star, Remember who’s in love with you. It feels so sweet, when we meet, To take your hand in … [Read more...]

No Corporations in Heaven

To hear song, click here Heaven once had corporations, Once upon a time. But the courts, the schools, the golden rule All got left behind. Our food and water, and the government Just went all to hell. But things are better now, We learned the lesson well: No corporations in heaven, No … [Read more...]

The Ballad of Pope Francis Good Pope Francis had arranged A conference on climate change, So scientists could share research With men and women of the Church. You might not think there’s any harm, Science and religion arm in arm. - But we beg to disagree!" Says the fossil fuel … [Read more...]