May 1 rallies for immigrant rights
In recent years immigrant workers have revived the labor movement's tradition of celebrating May Day as hundreds of thousands have marched for immigrant rights. Below are announcements of May 1 actions sent in by readers. Let us know about events planned in your area:
Hempstead, Long Island
March starts at North Franklin St. and Front St. 11 a.m.
For more information call (516) 565-5377 or visit www.workplaceprojectny.org
Union Square, 14th St. and Broadway. 12 noon.
For more information call (212) 633-6646 or visit www.may1.info
Foley Square at Worth St. 1:00 p.m.
For more information call (212) 239-7323 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Assemble at Cathedral St. 4 p.m. March to capitol.
For more information contact May1Minnesota@gmail.com