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May Day Statement of the Workers Left Front — Unity (FIT-U) in Argentina

This statement was written by the four socialist organizations that make up the Left Front in Argentina.

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Left Voice

April 28, 2020

A Call for a More Militant May Day

On May first, leftist groups around the world recognize May Day amidst the backdrop of an emboldened right-wing bent on exploiting and oppressing us in order to further enrich an insatiable minority. What are the militant origins of May Day (also referred to as or International Workers’ Day) and how should socialists carry on its legacy today?

Maryam Alaniz

May 1, 2019

CUNY, Where Do We Go From Here?

It has been a semester of mobilizations and resistance at CUNY. What have students, adjuncts and faculty been up to? Where should we go from here?

Rachel J. Chapman

May 20, 2017

30 Years of Revolutionary May Day in Berlin

International Workers' Day in the German capital saw at least four different demonstrations: a trade union demonstration, a youth demonstration, and two separate revolutionary demonstrations. What's the deal?

Nathaniel Flakin

May 6, 2017

NEW YORK: Thousands Protest on May Day

Thousands of New Yorkers took the streets for workers rights on May Day. Thousands gathered at rallies and protests at Foley Square, Union Square and Washington Square Park.

Left Voice

May 2, 2017

B&H Workers Go On Strike

Workers of the B&H warehouse went on a wildcat strike on May Day to protest the company's threat to move warehouses to New Jersey in order to break up the workers' organization and bust the union.

Left Voice

May 2, 2017

May Day in NYC

Thousands marched through the streets of New York on May Day to fight for workers' rights.

Left Voice

May 2, 2017

May Day in Mexico City

On International Workers' Day, tens of thousands of people demonstrated in Mexico City. The oppositional trade union federations protested against precarious working conditions and the government's privatization plans.

Nathaniel Flakin

May 1, 2017