Art Cohen and “The Road Building Blues”

Art Cohen then (1969) and now (2019).  At right, Art Cohen, the Movement Against Destruction’s (MAD) second president, holding up a 45 of his self-penned song, the Baltimore Road-building Blues. He performed the song at several hearings, as well as at the Baltimore Board of Estimates. Where other anti-highway activists might be remembered for sledgehammer-type […]