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Bouck White (1874-1951) was an American author, Jesusist, minister, and socialist.


"The folk upheaval of these our times has need of the wing-power which comes from music. The songs here offered bottom on the idea that Democracy is more than a new polity of state; that it is a new outlook upon life, and therefore whether it knows it or not is massively religious. Our increasing victory at the polls will soon put our program seriously to proof. As our platform is more enobled than that of the old parties, so will we require an enobled type of individual to work that platform. To bring out the idealism latent in this our crusade for a socialized world, is the purpose of these Hymns of Human Worth. Some of the ringing music and strains of camp-meeting times have been retained; also that note of personal propaganda. A social revivalism is the master-key throughout."

—Bouck White, Songs of the Fellowship for Use in Socialist Gatherings,

Propaganda, Labor Mass Meetings, the Home, and Churches of the Social Faith (1912)


Are Labor's Sorrows Ne'er to Cease?
Ballots Are a Weapon Mighty
Behold the Comrades Gath'ring
Child-Workers, Wan and Weary
Church in Sad Captivity
Comes the Moment to Decide
The Commonwealth Is Coming
Crusaders' Hymn
Decision
Dirge to Our Martyred Dead
Earth Liberated Forever
Farewell, Competition
Futurity
The Gathering Storm
Glad Refreshing River
God, the Avenger
The Good News Pouring In
The Handwriting on the Wall
He Stained Our Banner Red
A Hymn to the Outcast
A Hymn to Womanhood
It's Coming Here Tomorrow
Long Hours
Marching Song
The Middle Class
On Thy Guard
Our Fatherland
The People's Coronation
The Profit-Takers
Proletary Host Advancing
Propaganda
Ring the Bells of Gladness
Rise, Ye Captives!
Sad, Unhappy Age
Socialism's Mandate
Soldier Boy Dying Tonight
Song of All Nations
The Sons of Toil Are Waking
Stand for the Blood-Red Banner
To Battle We're Marching
To the Captives That Languish and Die
Warriors Are We
We Shall Live
We Speak a Manifesto
Who Follows in Their Train
The Wide-Awakes
The Workers' Calvary
Workers of the World, Unite
The Workers' Song Is Swelling
The World's Historic Dream


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