Streaming and Download help. Non-stop hits on this EP of jumpy post-punk jammers. Many Nights by Motorama. Sing if you're glad to be gay Sing if you're happy that way For 41 years now I've fought for the right For people to love just whoever they like Today we can laugh as we march to the park And Clause 28's been consigned to the past If Gay Liberation means freedom for all A label is no liberation at all Bisexual, lesbian, flexible, straight We're here and we're human and It also criticizes the way homosexual people are portrayed in other parts of the press, especially in conservative newspapers News of the World and Sunday Express.
In the first verse, it criticizes the British police for raiding gay pubs for no reason at all after the decriminalization of homosexuality by the Sexual Offences Act.
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Heart of Glass by Blondie. Over the course of his solo career, Tom Robinson has performed the song with its lyrics updated to reflect current events. This part, originally intended as a bitter attack on complacency of gay people at the Pride march inbecame a rallying call for solidarity from people irrespective of their orientation. Tom Robinson London, UK. Retrieved from " https:
Streaming and Download help. Heart of Glass by Blondie. It was subsequently featured on the American pressing of the band's debut album Power in the Darkness in Mayand the UK reissue of the album. An ambitious pop song cycle about human loneliness and fear, thick with harmonies and buoyed by tight musicianship. Many Nights by Motorama.