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May Day and Football's Interaction with Political Developments in Turkey: Early May 2015

Another May Day came and went in Istanbul with much of the same old—police force used to suppress demonstrations on the “Worker’s Holiday”. This year, however, there was a little bit of an international feel to it all in the wake of the… 654 more words

Politics

May Day Greetings to ILWU Local 10

On May 1, 2015, Local 10 of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) shut down the Port of Oakland, California and led a May Day march to “Stop Police Terror.” CSWP sent the following message of solidarity to Local 10. 255 more words

Racism

Blissful Weekend

While most family in the Philippines go out of town to celebrate Labor Day on May 1st, my family often stay home to celebrate my eldest sister’s birthday. 337 more words

Weekend Wonders

May 1

Be curious, not judgemental.
– Walt Whitman

It’s so important to maintain the curiosity and sense of wonder that we have when we are young. When we are babies, we experience everything for the first time: crawling, eating, walking, talking, and sensation. 67 more words

Workers and Immigrant Rights and Black Lives Matter

A Black Lives Matter protest began at Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Park in Seattle, Wash. on May 1 at 11 a.m. Protesters gathered to hear speeches, listen to spoken word poetry and musical performances from Antonio Bandannas and Militant Child as as well as tell their own stories. 288 more words

Photojournalism

Journey into Paradise

May Day dawned with the decision to head to the hills again for the first time in far too long.
I finally achieved escape velocity after various errands.   126 more words

Washington