Tall Timber Lyrics
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"Building dreams in the city. Kept on going till the hills were bare." Back around this time there was a lot of logging and protests to logging happening, especially around 1982 with the Franklin River in Tasmania.
"She was a young girl, she was a hero. Stood on the stage, the people cheered. But the critics cut her down to zero. Because she sang the words that they all feared."
I have no idea who this references to, anyone got any ideas?
"He was a young man with a dream. To bring freedom to his land. Shared his voice with his brothers. In those Chinese streets he made a stand."
Has to be a direct reference to 'Tiananmen Square' protests of 1989 in China.