Mother, mother, there’s too many of you crying Brother, brother, brother, there’s far too many of you dying You know we’ve got to find a way to bring some loving here today Oh, father, father, we don’t need to escalate War is not the answer, for only love can conquer hate You know we’ve got to find a way to bring some loving here today Oh, picket lines and picket signs Don’t punish me with brutality Talk to me, so you can see oh, what’s going on, what’s going on uh, what’s going on, what’s going on Father, father, father, everybody thinks we’re wrong Oh, but who are they to judge us just because our hair is long? Oh, you know we’ve got to find a way to bring some understanding here today Oh, picket lines and picket signs Don’t punish me with brutality Talk to me, so you can see oh, what’s going on, uh, what’s going on (you know me) what’s going on, what’s going on, uh, what’s going on, what’s going on, what’s going on, what’s going on, what’s going on, what’s going on, uh, what’s going on (Tell me) what’s going on, what’s going on, what’s going on, you tell me what’s going on