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Michael Franti

Data de nascimento: 21. Abril 1966

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Michael Franti is an American musician, poet, spoken word artist and singer-songwriter. Michael Franti is known for having participated in many musical projects , including the Beatnigs and the Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy. He is the creator and lead vocalist of his current independent project, Michael Franti & Spearhead, a band that blends hip hop with a variety of other styles including funk, reggae, jazz, folk, and rock. He is also an outspoken supporter for a wide spectrum of peace and social justice issues, and he is especially an advocate for peace in the Middle East.

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„If your partner happens to be the same sex as you, I don't have a problem with that and I don't think anyone else should.“

—  Michael Franti
Context: I'm glad Bush is coming out so strongly against gay marriage, because I think it's time in this country for people to wake up... If your partner happens to be the same sex as you, I don't have a problem with that and I don't think anyone else should. We're not doing a service to our kids by cloistering them from reality. It's better to discuss reality. Interview with CollageFoundation.org

„I consider myself to be a child of this whole planet.“

—  Michael Franti
Context: I've never really been into flags of any kind, cause flags can bring people together, but they always bring people together against other people, and I don't really consider myself to be a patriot in the sense that I say, 'okay, this is my nation,' I consider myself to be a child of this whole planet. Interview, live at Coachella http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YMwcXBePqE

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„I've never really been into flags of any kind, cause flags can bring people together, but they always bring people together against other people,“

—  Michael Franti
Context: I've never really been into flags of any kind, cause flags can bring people together, but they always bring people together against other people, and I don't really consider myself to be a patriot in the sense that I say, 'okay, this is my nation,' I consider myself to be a child of this whole planet. Interview, live at Coachella http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YMwcXBePqE

„You say you're a Christian, cause God made you, you say you're a Muslim cause God made you, you say you're a Hindu and the next man a Jew, but then we all kill each other cause God told us to? Naw!“

—  Michael Franti
Context: You say you're a Christian, cause God made you, you say you're a Muslim cause God made you, you say you're a Hindu and the next man a Jew, but then we all kill each other cause God told us to? Naw! Hello, Bonjour, Yell Fire! (2006)

„Don't fear the nighttime, cause the monsters know that you're divine. Don't fear the sunshine, cause everything's better in the summertime“

—  Michael Franti
Context: Don't fear the nighttime, cause the monsters know that you're divine. Don't fear the sunshine, cause everything's better in the summertime Never Too Late, Everyone Deserves Music (2003)

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„My goal has not ever been to change minds, my goal is to open minds.“

—  Michael Franti
Michael Franti Interview http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5s75CPceiCw&feature=related

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