Venceremos

Desde el hondo crisol de la patria se levanta el clamor popular. Ya se anuncia la nueva alborada, todo Chile comienza a cantar. Recordando al soldado valiente, cuyo ejemplo lo hiciera inmortal, enfrentemos primero a la muerte, traicionar a la patria jamás. Venceremos, venceremos, mil …

Union Maid

There once was a union maid, she never was afraid, of goons and ginks and company finks, and the deputy sheriffs who made the raid. She went to the union hall when a meeting it was called, and when the Legion boys come ’round she …

Tom Joad

Tom Joad got out of the old McAlester Pen There he got his parole After four long years on a man killing charge Tom Joad come a walking down the road, poor boy Tom Joad come a walking down the road Tom Joad he met …

The White Slave

One little girl, fair as a pearl, Worked every day in a laundry; All that she made for food she paid, So she slept on a park bench so soundly; An old procuress spied her there, And whispered softly in her ear: Refrain Come with …

The Preacher and the Slave

Long-haired preachers come out every night, Try to tell you what’s wrong and what’s right; But when asked how ’bout something to eat They will answer with voices so sweet: Main Chorus: You will eat, bye and bye, In that glorious land above the sky; …

The Girl Question

A little girl was working in a big department store, Her little wage for food was spent; her dress was old and tore. She asked the foreman for a raise, so humbly and so shy, And this is what the foreman did reply : Refrain Why …

The Banner of Labor

Oh, say can you hear, Coming near and more near, The call now resounding: Come all ye who labor? The Industrial band, Throughout all the land Bid toilers, remember Each toiler his neighbor. Come, workers, unite! ‘Tis Humanity’s fight. We call, you come forth In …

Solidarity forever

When the union’s inspiration, Through the worker’s blood shall run, Anywhere beneath the sun, There can be no power greater Yet what force on earth is weaker Than the feeble strength of one But the union makes us strong. Refrain Solidarity for ever (ter) For …

Sans la Nommer

Je voudrais, sans la nommer, Vous parler d’elle Comme d’une bien-aimée, D’une infidèle, Une fille bien vivante Qui se réveille A des lendemains qui chantent Sous le soleil. Refrain C’est elle que l’on matraque, Que l’on poursuit que l’on traque. C’est elle qui se soulève, …

Secours Rouge

Pour briser l’ardeur des meilleurs combattants, Pour vaincre l’essor ouvrier montant, Le Bourgeois fait donner sa police. Prison, tribunaux, matraqueurs, répression, Fascistes tout prêts à servir les patrons, Ont jeté tout un peuple au supplice. Refrain Contre ce monde malade Jusqu’au jour de l’assaut final …