Pat Wynne receives Joe Hill award

The Joe Hill Award was awarded to Pat Wynne, director of the San Francisco Labor Chorus, on June 21, 2014 by the Labor Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC.

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

Other to have received this award are Pete Seeger, Cesar Chavez, Utah Phillips, Jon Fromer, etc.


By Dan Harper

Dan Harper is the minister of First Parish in Cohasset, Mass.