Due to the war in Vietnam, racial relations, sexual morals, women’s rights, and etc, America experienced great tension in the 1960s. A new culture came about that included pop music and a rise of a hippie culture, which resulted in an evolution of a new youth culture.
I think that people listening to this song would feel the need to have peace in the world. I think that they would also wonder why they world is so terrible and hope for a better future. From this song, I can conclude that problems of that time is also occurring now, including: questions about life, war, death.
The idea of freedom is described as the world being united as one. Freedom is something that each person wants to accomplish and fulfill. Freedom is questioning what we believe is correct… but discovering that it was wrong all along.