Pete Seeger performs “What Did You Learn In School Today” 《今天在学校学了什么?》[Youku.com / Sweet & Sour Socialism Songs]]

A classic tune, particularly in 2014 as war-mongering Anglo imperialists are going to horrifying lengths to try to rehabilitate their mad criminal butchery of WWI. – Zuo Shou

Video link with no lyrics: http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMjQxODg0MTcy.html

Video link with lyrics in English and Mandarin Chinese, but overall audio/video quality is inferior to prior link: http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMjkwNTEwMDI4.html

Lyrics — http://lyrics.wikia.com/Pete_Seeger:What_Did_You_Learn_In_School_Today%3F

What did you learn in school today,
Dear little boy of mine?
What did you learn in school today,
Dear little boy of mine?

I learned that Washington never told a lie.
I learned that soldiers seldom die.
I learned that everybody’s free,
And that’s what the teacher said to me.
Chorus
That’s what I learned in school today,
That’s what I learned in school.

What did you learn in school today,
Dear little boy of mine?
What did you learn in school today,
Dear little boy of mine?
I learned that policemen are my friends.
I learned that justice never ends.
I learned that murderers die for their crimes
Even if we make a mistake sometimes.
Chorus

What did you learn in school today,
Dear little boy of mine?
What did you learn in school today,
Dear little boy of mine?
I learned our Government must be strong;
It’s always right and never wrong;
Our leaders are the finest men
And we elect them again and again.
Chorus

What did you learn in school today,
Dear little boy of mine?
What did you learn in school today,
Dear little boy of mine?
I learned that war is not so bad;
I learned about the great ones we have had;
We fought in Germany and in France
And someday I might get my chance.
Chorus

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