Almost from the birth of modern folk music, generations of musicians have taken a stand against the unfair, the unjust and the downright stupid. With the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States of America, those voices of dissent have never been needed more.

From the grit of Steve Earle, high hopes of Bruce Springsteen to the forthright anger of Neil Young and Bright Eyes’ Conor Oberst, this collection of songs will propel you into a Monday morning and put fire in the belly for the next four years.