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“There Is Power In A Union”

On September 5, 2010, in Creative Arts, by amsclark
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Lyrics originally by Joe Hill. Joe Hill was a Swedish labor activist associated with the Wobblies (I.W.W). He wrote quite a few songs for the labor movement. He was eventually framed for murder in Utah and executed in 1915, even though President Wilson intervened twice to try to prevent the execution. I have heard it said before that Bob Dylan wanted to be Woody Guthrie and Woody Guthrie wanted to be Joe Hill.

There Is Power In A Union

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