History of May Day!


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San Francisco/Oakland 2008

All Truckers!

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Haymarket Tragedy 

Haymarket and May Day 

Haymarket Affair 

Haymarket Martyrs

J. Peter McGuire

August Spies, Haymarket Martyr

The Real May Day

May Day, 1886: The Eight-Hour Movement

May Day

May Week

May Day: What happened to radical workers' holiday?

How May Day Became a Workers' Holiday

May Day: The Capitalist Workday, The Socialist Workday

Labor - and Whole Lot More: No Peace, No Work



MAY DAY, Thursday, May 1, 2008 


10:30 am:  Meet at Mason and Beach.  March to Justin Herman Plaza. 

12:00 noon:  Rally at Justin Herman Plaza. 

1:00 pm:  Take the "J" Car to Dolores Park. 

2:00 pm:  Assemble at Dolores Park for the Immigrants Right May Day March.

OAKLAND 3:00 pm:  Assemble at Fruitvale BART Station for Oakland's Immigrants' Rights May Day March.  March to Oakland City Hall. 

3:30 pm:  March to Civic Center. 

5:00 pm:  Immigrants Right May Day Rally at Civic Center.

OAKLAND 6:00 pm:  Oakland's Immigrants' Rights May Day Rally at Oakland City Hall. 

6:00 pm:  Take the "N" Car to AT&T Baseball Park.  

6:00 pm    Community MAY DAY Potluck Celebration 

                ILWU Local 34

                801 Second Street

                San Francisco, CA 94107

Community May Day Potluck Celebration!             Bring food to share, fun to enjoy and friends to create history with!Entertainment and refreshments will be provided by ILWU Local 34 and ILWU Local 10.

7:30 pm:   Young Worker's United Party
                Balazo at 2183 Mission St (and 18th)
                Bands at 9pm: Beefycakes!; Angela                        Chase!; Concepto Tambor!;                                Mezklah!; DJ Rael spinning hip hop and                   Latin music!

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