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Just an American Boy

  • Release Date: Nov 07, 2003
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 35 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Concerts, Politics & Government, Vocal Music, Music
  • Director:Amos Poe
  • Cast:Steve Earle. Full cast + crew


In the fall of 2002, singer, songwriter and political activist [[Performer~P286074~Steve Earle~steveearle]] released an album of songs written in the wake of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, entitled {^Jerusalem}. One of its songs, "John Walker's Blues" -- written from the perspective of John Walker Lindh, a Muslim from America who was discovered fighting alongside Taliban forces -- triggered off a flurry of controversy, and [[Performer~P286074~Earle~steveearle]] found himself having to...more

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