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Halifax, NS Canada

May 2016

May Day Rally & March

May 1, 2016 | 1:00 pm2:00 pm | Free
Grand Parade, Downtown
Halifax, NS Canada

Join the Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council and our social movement allies to celebrate International Workers’ Day! May Day is the international day of the working class. It commemorates the Haymarket Massacre in 1886 and the struggle by the workers’ movement for the 8 hour day. A struggle that continues today, as more and more workers are forced to work more than 8 hours a day to make ends meet. May Day is celebrated by trade unionists and socialists worldwide…

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May 2017

International Workers’ Day Rally & March

May 1, 2017 | 6:00 pm7:00 pm | Free
Grand Parade, Downtown
Halifax, NS Canada

Hip hip hurray - It's May Day! May 1st is the global celebration of the working class. It is the day we join our sisters, brothers, and comrades the world over as we fight for a better world. The Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council invites us to rally at 6:00pm at Halifax Grand Parade for speeches. The rally will be followed by a march, arriving for a reception at the Bus Stop Theatre Co-op for treats! Check out Spring Break…

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May 2018

May Day Rally & March!

May 1 | 5:00 pm6:00 pm | Free
Grand Parade, Downtown
Halifax, NS Canada

International Workers' Day (May Day) on May 1st of each year is the global celebration of the working class. It is the day we join our sisters, brothers, and comrades the world over as we fight for a better world. In Halifax, we will rally at 5:00pm at Halifax Grand Parade for speeches, and then we will march, arriving for a reception at the Bus Stop Theatre (2203 Gottingen St) hosted by the Mayworks Halifax Festival of Working People &…

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