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Short Pick of the Day: ‘Teach Your Children’ by Jeff Scher

Music video for Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young’s “Teach Your Children,” written by Graham Nash. Originally released on the 1970 CSNY studio album Deja Vu, “Teach Your Children” is featured on a 2018 Graham Nash career retrospective entitled Over The Years…

Music video by Jeff Scher, 2018.

Description:

The imagery frames the youth-led liberal activism of 2018 against the backdrop of the Civil Rights Movement and Peace demonstrations of the 1960’s, providing a powerful visual aid to Graham Nash’s relevant-as-ever appeal to teach not only our children but also our parents well. “I wrote Teach Your Children because we have much to teach them,” says Graham Nash. “Conversely, I believe we as parents have much to learn from them as well. I think that Jeff Scher did a wonderful job of animating my lyrics and positioning the song in a contemporary setting.”

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