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Feb 15, 2014 Erik Graff rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: everyone
Recommended to Erik by: Franklin Rosemont
I've gone through several editions of the I.W.W. songbook since purchasing one from Fred Thompson at their old international headquarters in Chicago back in the sixties. This one, purchased while I was very active in Central American solidarity work, was likely obtained from Franklin and Penelope Rosement of Charles Kerr Publishing, the world's oldest, continually existing socialist publishing house.
The Industrial Workers of the World is an international union currently headquartered in Cincinnati. At its 1923 peak it claimed over 100,000 members in good standing & could marshal the support of many more. Membership declined dramatically after a 1924 split brought on by internal conflict. Today it's actively organizing & numbers about 2,000 worldwide. Membership doesn't require that ...moreMore about The Industrial Workers of the World...