At this point, we’ve soldiered through three debates, countless campaign promises, and all manner of conspiracy theories and hashtag-ready buzzwords like #LockerRoomTalk and #BasketsOfDeplorables. If the very mention of the election is enough to make you start frantically searching Etsy for artisanal tinfoil hats, know that you’re not alone.
But what we often forget during election years is that it’s an exciting time of change. A chance to evaluate what’s working (*cough* we’re with her *cough*) and to reject what isn’t (i.e. he-who-must-not-be-named). In that spirit of positive change, we asked 21 musicians what would be the one thing they would do to make the world a better place if granted unlimited power. From humanitarian to ecological and practical, they had plenty of ideas.