Happy Labor Day! Solidarity Forever! "l eat, bye and bye, In that glorious land…

Happy Labor Day! Solidarity Forever!

“l eat, bye and bye,
In that glorious land above the sky;
Work and pray, live on hay,
You’ll get pie in the sky when you die”

– “The Preacher and the Slave”, a parody hymn written by rebel singer and labour icon Joe Hill


Labor Day and the spirit of Joe Hill
www.guardian.co.uk
Clancy Sigal: Joe Hill, workers’ martyr, was executed by firing squad nearly a century ago, but his message lives on: ‘Don’t mourn – organise!’

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