Art doesn’t have to be political, but some of the world’s greatest works are

When Elvis Presley was questioned his views on war protesters for the duration of a push conference at Madison Sq. Yard in 1972, he famously said: “I’m just an entertainer.” Had it been John Lennon in the scorching seat, I think the reporter would have obtained a pretty different answer… 

Artwork doesn’t have to be political, but some of the world’s finest is effective are. Bob Dylan, Don McCullin, Andy Warhol and George Orwell would be remembered very in a different way if they shied away from building something that was remotely political. 

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