See Jimi Hendrix's Guitar and More at Newseum's 'Louder Than Words' Exhibit

ABC News' Freda Kashi checks out musical and political memorabilia at the exhibit on rock, power and politics.
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Famous on that politics has tried to fill up their and their causes politicians up Lana. Join forces with rock musicians because obviously dropping his penthouse its message on his own popular music captain Mike following. And let our films that ID card talks about how the Allman Brothers. So what it. Latest on his campaign against he said he was on the island for others that I like Brothers make life heights incident of this conduct that rock star's popularity. Right off on them at. But politicians and is interpreted one point S it's not about it sounds like such a popular. Upbeat in fact it's tough and in Vietnam veterans received when he hit him and opportunities for jobs. Not much. Tensions you. Closer next us coming in here treated so sometimes songs. And politics means my. And artists. Acknowledge. They had yeah. Exactly here is seen him yet looking into line mainly had anything. On him I was sure he looks like he's really rates didn't have this. New colleges. We did we do we have one Atlanta Bill Clinton's that's. Is it that accident. Atkins left and president. He famously faith that's not not this past month but it instantly sent us now I'll show you what he's. Next I. He was the accidental house. And it's time in people and rock and I am not about us. Or didn't bring me. They guitar that he was given up that's actually get exactly yeah. And it's just it became like so. Oakley and does that bedroom. Exactly talks about how he really relate Elvis Presley in this press rock superstars. On and so that reflects the Bill Clinton and aren't hat. And he's trying to kill Judy this generation as dominant generation time consumers adversity and presents them. Exactly and easing that she giving injections and it has me. Anything. And. Excitement in operation. We don't blame him. See in. I think yeah me and it finally happened at Barack Obama's hidden until. Apparently. Is them yeah help unannounced Martin. That's an old enemy friendly is an independent who made her cat meat is nothing Laura yeah. It was sent its representation on the continent is change from Obama and bush lot of social justice movements. Had been not been. The important thing in Nevada administration plans matter this and it's happening. Cover the rise. It was not an east violence against African Americans. How else they have a list averages jacket and see what are you talking about an inequality exists exit really knows the music rights movie's plot lines and this run. On equal rights of women to gender equality. From the white Vietnam's that warrants here who really hovering in Ireland Italy accidentally and how rock on yeah. She's somebody didn't miss much time yeah here yeah. Hillary Clinton. Yeah. Yeah yeah business media this yeah. Even though we're mentally ill and pulling back. Absolutely and I can't yeah. I think some cynical politics aren't that doesn't help you understand better person because. And this president that didn't think yeah and that's really you know I was less. What is the person and and in human beings Reza. You probably yeah. Exactly something finally. Yeah. Yeah. And we have great now and credit costs you any. I'm the next.

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