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Down at the Picket Line (Joanne Delaplaine)

“Down at the Picket Line” Sheet Music (pdf). “Down at the Picket Line” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Joanne Delaplaine. Tune: “Down by the Riverside.” I’m gonna lay down my crescent wrench, Down at the picket line, Down at the picket line, Down at the picket line. I’m gonna lay down my crescent wrench Down …

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Tierra y Libertad—Himno Revolucionario (Enrique Flores Magón) / Land and Liberty—Revolutionary Hymn (Joe Grim Feinberg)

“Tierra y Libertad—Himno Revolucionario” Sheet Music (pdf). “Tierra y Libertad—Himno Revolucionario” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). “Land and Liberty—Revolutionary Hymn” Sheet Music (pdf). “Land and Liberty—Revolutionary Hymn” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Spanish Lyrics: Enrique Flores Magón. English Lyrics: Joe Grim Feinberg. Tune: “Mexican National Anthem.” Proletarios: al grito de guerra, Por ideales luchad con valor; Y …

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Star-Spangled George Bush (Albert Schatz)

“Star-Spangled George Bush” Sheet Music (pdf). “Star-Spangled George Bush” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Albert Schatz. Tune: “The Star-Spangled Banner.” O, say can you see, By the dawn’s early light, The poor on the street Where they spent the whole night? Whose torn clothes and worn shoes, Through the perilous night, Let them freeze while …

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The New America (Tuli Kupferberg)

“The New America” Sheet Music (pdf). “The New America” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Tuli Kupferberg. Tune: “America.” My country, is it of thee? Land bereft of liberty, Is it of thee I sing? Land where the Indian died, Land of the slave holders’ pride, From ev’ry mountain’s strip-mined side, Let pollution spring. My know-nothing …

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Staying Out on the Line (Joanne Delaplaine)

“Staying Out on the Line” Sheet Music (pdf). “Staying Out on the Line” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Joanne Delaplaine. Tune: “This Little Light of Mine.” We struck for decent pay, And we’re gonna have our say. We struck for decent pay, And we’re gonna have our say, Have our say, have our say, have …

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Public Workers, Stand Together (Paul McKenna)

“Public Workers, Stand Together” Sheet Music (pdf). “Public Workers, Stand Together” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Paul McKenna. Tune: “Life’s Railway to Heaven.” Times are tough for public workers. Ev’ry day, it’s something new: Layoff threats and hiring freezes, Freezes in our wages, too, Paychecks pounded by inflation, Budgets cut down to the bone. We …

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Giving Nothing Back (Tom Juravich)

“Giving Nothing Back” Sheet Music (pdf). “Giving Nothing Back” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Tom Juravich. Tune: Tom Juravich. We’re giving nothing back, Giving nothing back. I’ve heard those lines a thousand times About how things are getting slack. But we’re hanging tough this time, And we’re standing out on the line For something close …

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Ella’s Song (Ella Baker and Bernice J. Reagon)

“Ella’s Song” Sheet Music (pdf). “Ella’s Song” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Ella Baker. Tune: Bernice J. Reagon. We who believe in freedom cannot rest. We who believe in freedom cannot rest Until it comes. We who believe in freedom cannot rest. We who believe in freedom cannot rest Until it comes. Until the killing …

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Buy This American Car (Charlie King)

“Buy This American Car” Sheet Music (pdf). “Buy This American Car” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Charlie King. Tune: Charlie King. This car was assembled in part Right here on American soil. So, spending your tin on some cheap, foreign import Makes General Motors’ oil boil. Components are carefully gathered From factories foreign and far, …

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Starlight on the Rails (Utah Phillips)

Sheet Music of “Starlight on the Rails” available from The Long Memory. “Starlight on the Rails” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Utah Phillips. Tune: Utah Phillips. I can hear the whistle blowing, High and lonesome as can be. Outside, the rain is softly falling. Tonight, it’s falling just for me. Looking back along the road …

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Wage Slave Redemption (Sean Carleton)

“Wage Slave Redemption” Sheet Music (pdf). “Wage Slave Redemption” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Sean Carleton. Tune: “Redemption Song.” Old bosses, yes, they rob us, Exploit us for profit, Condemn us to wage slavery, Alienate us from our work. But my hand is made strong By a band of fellow workers. We must join together …

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God Bless You Very Wealthy Men (Arnie Alpert)

“God Bless You Very Wealthy Men” Sheet Music (pdf). “God Bless You Very Wealthy Men” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Arnie Alpert. Tune: “God Bless Ye Merry Gentlemen.” God bless you very wealthy men. Good news, I have to tell: The market’s up; you’re making more each time you buy and sell. With layoffs more, …

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Solidaritätslied (Bertolt Brecht) / Solidarity Song (Eric Bentley and Joe Grim Feinberg)

“Solidaritätslied” / “Solidarity Song” Sheet Music (pdf). “Solidaritätslied” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). “Solidarity Song” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). German Lyrics: Bertolt Brecht. English Lyrics: Eric Bentley and Joe Grim Feinberg. Tune: Hanns Eisler. Vorwärts! und nicht vergessen, Worin unsre Stärke besteht. Beim Hungern und beim Essen, Vorwärts, nicht vergessen die Solidarität! Auf, ihr Völker dieser …

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What Shall We Do with the Starbucks Bosses? (Joe Grim Feinberg)

“What Shall We Do with the Starbucks Bosses?” Sheet Music (pdf). “What Shall We Do with the Starbucks Bosses?” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Joe Grim Feinberg. Tune: “Drunken Sailor.” What shall we do with the Starbucks bosses, What shall we do with the Starbucks bosses, What shall we do with the Starbucks bosses, Earleye …

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Step by Step (Waldemar Hille and Pete Seeger)

“Step by Step” Sheet Music (pdf). “Step by Step” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Waldemar Hille and Pete Seeger. Tune: “The Praties They Grow Small.” Step by step, the longest march Can be won, can be won. Many stones can form an arch, Singly none, singly none. And by union, what we will Can be …

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Minimum Wage Strike (David Rovics)

“Minimum Wage Strike” Sheet Music (pdf). “Minimum Wage Strike” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: David Rovics. Tune: David Rovics. When I awoke one morning, there was a feeling in the air. Ev’rything was quiet; things were diff’rent ev’rywhere. The Wobblies were back again with Joe Hill at the mic. When all the minimum wage workers …

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