Ep. 29 Notes (“Independent Women, pt. 1,” by Destiny’s Child)

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The Song

“Independent Women, pt. 1,” by Destiny’s Child

And here are the lyrics.

Supporting Videos

“Bad Romance,” by Lady Gaga

“B.M.F.,” by Rick Ross, ft. Styles P

“Chandelier,” by Sia

“Dancing Days,” by Led Zepplin

“Forever,” by Drake, et al.

“Gold Digger,” Kanye West, ft. Jamie Foxx

“A Hard Day’s Night,” by the Beatles

“Help,” by the Beatles

“I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing,” by Aerosmith

“I Feel Fine,” by the Beatles

“Jaded,” by Aerosmith

“Jenny from the Block,” by Jennifer Lopez

“Lean on Me,” by Bill Withers

Northwestern University Commencement Address, by Senator Barack Obama

“One Love,” by Bob Marley and the Wailers

“One,” by Creed

“One,” by U2

Poverty, Inc.

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

“Run the World (Girls),” by Beyonce

“Sneakin’,” by Drake, ft. 21 Savage

“Warning,” by Green Day

“Warning,” by Incubus



The Wikipedia article on Destiny’s Child.

Lord Acton’s quote about power.

“Destiny’s Child Say ‘Yes, Yes, Yes’ to Success,” interview with Gina Gillim, Black Beat Magazine, July 1998.

The Wikipedia article on Cory Rooney.

The Wikipedia article on Poke & Tone/Trackmasters.

The Wikipedia article on Francis Lawrence.

Transcript of Sen. Barack Obama’s Northwestern University Commencement Address.

The Wikipedia article on John Donne’s Devotions upon Emergent Occasions.

Philosophical Sources

The Wikipedia article on Yves Simon.

Yves Simon, A General Theory of Authority, University of Notre Dame Press.

John Locke, Second Treatise of Civil Government.

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