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#International Workers' Day

# international-workers-day - Last year 2021

Thousands gather in European cities to mark May Day for the first time since the pandemic began
# International Workers' Day
# International Workers' Day

Thousands gather in European cities to mark May Day for the first time since the pandemic began

May 1st 2021, 6:32 PM 14,413 Views 9 Comments

Police in Paris fired tear gas at protestors after scuffles broke out.

In the Covid era, 'solidarity means standing shoulder to shoulder with poorer nations', says President Higgins
# May Day
# May Day

In the Covid era, 'solidarity means standing shoulder to shoulder with poorer nations', says President Higgins

May 1st 2021, 5:37 PM 16,824 Views 53 Comments

In a video address, he called for carers to be recognised as essential in the post-pandemic world.

# international-workers-day - All time

Opinion: Recovery can't be built on austerity or even tax breaks – workers need a fair wage
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# May Day

Opinion: Recovery can't be built on austerity or even tax breaks – workers need a fair wage

May 1st 2014, 1:00 PM 42 Views 38 Comments

Yes, we need to reject austerity and its offshoots – privatisation, poverty and emigration – but also populist and short-term solutions to long-term challenges.

In photos: Thousands take to streets for workers rights on May Day
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# May Day

In photos: Thousands take to streets for workers rights on May Day

May 1st 2011, 5:17 PM 837 Views 4 Comments

Demonstrations and marches have been held at a number of cities today to call for greater labour rights.