Far-right governments have traditionally sought to repress the message behind International Workers' Day
, with fascist governments in Portugal, Italy, Germany and Spain abolishing the workers' holiday.
The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) will stage a protest against "the policy of robbing the people" pursued by center-right ruling party GERB on May 1, the International Workers' Day
, according to BSP leader Sergey Stanishev.
As many as 453 union leaders from 50 nations and regions will arrive in Cuba to mark the International Workers' Day
on May 1 in Havana's Jose Marti Revolution Square.
Ortega, the longtime leader of the Frente Sandinista de Liberacion Nacional (FSLN), showcased his populist push with a nationally televised speech on May 1, International Workers' Day
Leader of the General Union for Syrian workers' unions, Ahaban Azuz, used International Workers' Day
on Sunday May 1, to express his organization's support for the Syrian leadership, according to Syrian news agency Sana May 2 Azuz pointed to the current circumstances in Syria and said that "the working class is determined to do all it can to defeat the conspiracy we are facing, and to support the reforms that have been initiated recently".
But unions accused the Tories of attacking the celebration of international workers' day
on May 1.
Independent (NTUC-I) on the occasion of the 121st International Workers' Day
in Lalitpur today, Koirala said workers' movements have brought great changes in the world.
In the last few years labor activists have celebrated the May 1 International Workers' Day
Evo Morales announced the decree at a rally to mark international workers' day
on Friday, and ordered troops to take control of the company's operations.
President of Kyrgyzstan Kurmanbek Bakiev congratulated Kyrgyz citizens on International Workers' Day
of May 1.
celebrating International Workers' Day
by honouring the blue collar staff at their school.
I was invited to attend a "teach-in" the other evening for one of the organizations planning the celebration of International Workers' Day
, also called "A Day Without Immigrants.