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Make it Stop by Rise Against Symbolism

Make it Stop by Rise Against Symbolism

Find “Make it Stop” on Amazon What is the meaning of the song Make it Stop by Rise Against? Rise Against is a punk rock group that decided to tackle a much larger issue. The song, Make It Stop (September’s Children) was written by group front man Tim McIlrath who says he was inspired by the number of teens that committed suicide in September 2010 all for being homosexual. McIlarth was himself taunted as a child, not for being homosexual, but for simply being different. He has heterochromia which is characterized by his having one blue eye and one brown eye. Make It Stop is about bullying induced suicide. It’s […]

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