Yesterday marked 50 years since Kent State shootings. 4 student protesters were gunned down by the National Guard. We still don't know why the National Guard opened fire on the protesters. May 4th, 1970, a tragic day in America.

The song Ohio was written soon after Neil Young saw the news report of the shootings. The song was released 10 days later.

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