Q&A: Serj Tankian On His Activist Voice, ‘If It’s The Truth I Have To Say It’


By Steve Baltin | Forbes

The documentary Truth To Power is a powerful look at Serj Tankian as an activist, tracing his ascent as an activist/multi-platinum frontman in System Of A Down from his childhood to college at Cal State University Northridge to his heroes' welcome in Armenia last year during the revolution.

While most Tankian interviews focus on when or if there will be a new System Of A Down album, I spoke with him about his activist influences, from his good friend Tom Morello to icons such as Bob Marley; the post 9/11 controversy he encountered and how being a parent has impacted his life.

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