A classic protest song, inspired by the character “Tom Joad” from the film version of John Steinbeck’s “The Grapes of Wrath.” If you didn’t know that already, watch the monologue below.

This video is from YouTube user BruceSpringsteenVEVO, published Oct. 2, 2009.

This video is from the 1940 American cinema classic “The Grapes of Wrath,” starring Henry Fonda.