In addition to My Finest Work Yet by Andrew Bird, I'm gonna advocate I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning by Bright Eyes as "comfortable music for white people to get more comfortable criticizing their life."
@emsenn can confirm, this album was instrumental (hehe) in teen me's developing a critique of the world around me
@bedap as an anarchist discouraged far too many times by police, at the bottom of everything can usually make me cry (in a hopeful good way)
@emsenn it fills me with so much love! And being so full of love is an overwhelming, hopeful experience, how could you do anything but cry?
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