BY Cassia Laham | Miami, FL | 5/25/14
About 400 people gathered downtown here, May 24, as part of a global day of action to "March Against Monsanto.”
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 5/17/14
Dozens of Palestine solidarity activists gathered on the lakefront here, May 15, during rush hour to commemorate Nakba Day.
BY Ikaika Cox | Salt Lake City, UT | 5/17/14
Students and international solidarity activists held a protest, May 15, to mark the 66th anniversary of Al Nakba.
BY David Hungerford | Newark, NJ | 5/14/14
The May 13 election of Ras J. Baraka as mayor of Newark is nationwide news, like the 1970 election of Kenneth Gibson. It arouses many expectations.
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 5/08/14
Several dozen Milwaukee activists attended the May 3 event “Celebrate May Day with Freedom Road Socialist Organization, A Conversation on the Year in People’s Movements and the Struggle for Socialism” to discuss the importance of International Workers Day and the fight for socialism.
BY staff | Washington, DC | 5/04/14
On May 1, Senators Jack Reed (D-RI) and Dean Heller (R-NV), the authors of the Senate bill to extend unemployment benefits to the to the long-term jobless, told the House leadership to allow a vote on proposed extension.
BY Jonathan Waring | Gainesville, FL | 5/04/14
About 40 people gathered at the Civic Media Center, May 1, to support fired members of the Citizen’s Co-Op Workers Union and celebrate International Workers’ Day with BBQ and live music.
BY Derek Clark | Salt Lake City, UT | 5/04/14
Six speakers, along with about 40 workers, activists and community members, gathered for a panel discussion to recognize International Workers' Day, May 1.
BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 5/02/14
On the afternoon of May 1, a powerful May Day march, organized by the Southern California Immigration Coalition (SCIC), took place in the heart of downtown as many garment workers were leaving work.
BY Masao Suzuki | San José, CA | 5/02/14
On May 1, more than 1000 people marched for immigrant rights through the Chicano, Mexicano and Asian neighborhoods of the east side of San José.