Even Merle Haggard wants out:
Haggard is not afraid to speak his mind. And he does so again, very frankly, in the song, “Rebuild America First.”
“That’s the News,” his 2003 song commenting on Iraq, pretty much chastised the government and the media for swallowing the administration’s spin that the war was over and won. Now he moves on to the matter of the U.S. being in Iraq, period. “Rebuild America First” is pretty honest and blunt. In part, he sings:
“Yea, men in position but backing away/Freedom is stuck in reverse/Let’s get out of Iraq and get back on the track/And let’s rebuild America first.”
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