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Thread #92498   Message #3280033
Posted By: GUEST
26-Dec-11 - 02:31 AM
Thread Name: Chord Req: The Preacher and the Slave
Subject: RE: Chord Req: The Preacher and the Slave
I know the words were written by Joe Hill when he was organizing for the IWW out in Portland, OR. The labor movement hit us later here out west. Here's one of my favorites by Joe Hill, performed by Utah Phillips. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j9c1vSIpHA0