The Journal

The Joe Hill Award

The Joe Hill Award, honoring leaders and artists who have contributed to the successful integration of arts and culture in the labor movement. Given every year at the Great Labor Arts Exchange is awarded to persons based on their dedication, participation, and promotion of labor, labor arts, culture, organizing, and/or history.

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Julius Margolin Youth in Labor Scholarship

Watch for info on the 2011 scholarship opportunities.
The Julius Margolin Youth in Labor Scholarship fund was created to help bring young union activists and artists to two labor cultural festivals that are held each year, the Great Labor Arts Exchange, and the Western Workers Labor Heritage Festival.

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Culture Works Collective

Sponsor of Culture Works Collective- Dedicated to integrating art and activism in ways that help unite and inspire people to achieve progressive change.

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Western Workers Labor Heritage Festival

Western Workers Labor Heritage Festival Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s contribution to the civil rights and labor movements–A weekend of solidarity in an era of war,
racism, and hard times.

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Good Stuff for Good People

Please take a moment to take a look at our store. All proceeds work to preserve and promote knowledge of the cultural heritage of the American worker through the arts.