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May Day!
A great international demonstration  shall be organized on a fixed date so that simultaneously in all countries and all towns, on...
The Ideal Diluted, 1945-2015
A meeting on the 1st of May, with a social-democratic speaker in a German concentration camp is something unprecedented,...
Cosy May Day Meetings, 1890-1940
The first May Day demonstration in the Netherlands was in 1890 and took place on Sunday, April 27th in Leeuwarden, because...
May Day!
A great international demonstration  shall be organized on a fixed date so that simultaneously in all countries and all towns, on...
May Day
By the end of the 19th century the idea was launched to make the first of May a day to fight for the eight-hour day in both the...
May Day and Textile Workers in Angola 1975
Photos by Frits EisenloeffelJournalist Frits Eisenloeffel visited Angola in 1975 and 1976 to witness the transfer of power from...
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