Music, Art and Film
Dave Lippman -- One of the coolest political songwriters around. A delivery like Lou Reed, but a whole lot funnier.
Samsara - Political parody songs with beautiful harmonies.
Carol Denney - She plays political concertina. An entertaining site. Check out her song "The Rich Will Never Be Poor."
Alex Walsh - A talented songwriter and musician ... he also performed at the Million Worker March.
The Woody Guthrie Foundation - A good bio, and lots of other info.
The Songs of Woody Guthrie - Song lyrics and some great quotes.
Billy Bragg - Tour dates, liner notes of Mermaid Avenue (the W.G. songs that Bragg put to music).
Reverend Billy and the Church of Stop Shopping - Hallelujah! Hilarious and on-point, an anti-consumerism evangelical who puts on a great show.
Music in Labor - A brief history of labor-related music from the 70's and 80's to the present, and other interesting and well-written articles about labor history.
Union Songs -- A great directory of labor and union songs.
Stasys Eidrigevicius - I first saw his art in a Polish restaurant. Not particularly appetizing, but very powerful.
Michael Sowa - Surreal and humorous. You can find his art on postcards at some museums.
Labor Video Project - Labor-oriented films, such as coverage of the WTO and Democratic Convention protests.
Public Citizen - Thank heaven for Public Citizen.
S.F. Bay Area Independent Media Center - What isn't the corporate news telling you? ... particularly regarding local labor issues and activism. Find out. Just one of a growing network of independent media centers.
LaborNet - Online bulletin for a democratic, independent labor movement.
American Civil Liberties Union -- I'm a card carrying member ... are you?
Noam Chomsky's Archive - An archive of his writings, hosted by Z Magazine.
Jobs with Justice -- An injustice to one is an injustice to all. This site is about networking between unions.
Feedmag -- Thoughtful, sardonic writing about pop culture.
Suck -- Insightful, topical on-line journalism.
3 AM Magazine -- From cutting edge short fiction to political satire and music reviews.