We Just Come to Work Here

By The Bones of Contention

bonespower small"Is it really true what we're told?  Is there 'no alternative' to cut-throat global competition?  'No alternative' to pushing down people's pay and pushing up their hours?  'No alternative' to throwing them out of work?  No, it is not true.  There is an alternative.  It's called solidarity.  And solidarity brings POWER.  That's what these songs are about..." 

—From the liner notes for the album "Power," by The Bones of Contention.

—Many of the songs selected for this feature are available from the Labor Heritage Foundation.