Joe Glazer
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Casey Jones (The Union Scab)
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Mr. Block
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Joe Hill
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Hallelujah, I'm a Bum
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1913 Massacre

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Folksinger and labor activist Joe Glazer was born in New York City in 1918. As a child he often sang in synagogues, and inspired by Hollywood's singing cowboys he bought a guitar from the Sears Roebuck catalog, taking his first lesson through the Works Progress Administration program. Though his Polish-born father was a member of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union, politics were never a subject at home, and Glazer was not directly exposed to labor activism until he a... Read more

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