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UPDATE MAY 1, 2015 9:53 PM: Protesters in the Seattle Central plaza have dwindled to a few dozen though there is still the occasional excitement like the drone reported flying above the area at one point in the night. Broadway is being reopened to traffic ...
Capitol Hill Seattle Blog · 4/29/2015
The First of May marks May Day for many countries around the world. The holiday, which also coincides with International Workers’ Day, saw many celebrations in countries such as Russia and Brazil. In several others, however, protesters took to the …
PBS · 5/1/2014
Today is May Day -- the date when all around the world workers take to the streets to show solidarity and protest for their rights, except in America where innocent young girls dance around a pole. OK, OK, actually it's a lot more complicated than that.
Philadelphia Daily News · ByWill Bunch · 5/2/2014
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Across the country festivals have started to mark May Day, or Beltane. Later, more traditional English rites will take place including the crowning of May Queens with celebrations around a Maypole. Morris men around the country danced their traditional jog ...
Daily Mail · 5/1/2013
It’s depressing that this is what May Day has become, despite all the very legitimate reasons to take to the street in Seattle. Predictable, sure, but depressing nonetheless. Yesterday we had an editorial huddle to discuss our coverage. We had no choice.
Seattle Weekly · ByMatt Driscoll · 5/2/2014
Thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of Montreal and elsewhere in the province to mark International Workers Day. The protests began during the morning rush hour, with organizers saying the focus was on big banks and the Quebec Liberal ...
The Star · 5/1/2015
Protesters, mostly workers, set on fire to an effigy of Philippine President Benigno Aquino III during a rally near the Presidential Palace in Manila to mark May Day Friday, May 1, 2015. BERLIN (AP) - Left-wing groups and trade unions were staging rallies ...
KOMO News · 5/1/2015
BERLIN – Left-wing groups and trade unions were staging rallies around the world Friday to mark International Workers Day. Most events were peaceful protests for workers' rights and world peace. But May 1 regularly sees clashes between police and ...
FOX News · 5/2/2015
The holiday song, "May Day is Lei Day in Hawai'i," was originally a fox trot, but was later rearranged as a Hawaiian hula. 10. The international distress signal, "mayday," has nothing to do with the first of May. It derives from the French venez m ...
Mother Nature Network MNN · 4/29/2013
Police and protesters clash during a May Day march Friday, May 1, 2015, in downtown Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) View Larger May 1, 2015: Hundreds marching for May Day in Seattle. View Larger A Black Lives Matter event was scheduled for 10 …
WSB-TV Atlanta · 5/2/2015

May Day

May Day on May 1 is an ancient Northern Hemisphere spring festival and usually a public holiday; it is also a traditional spring holiday in many cultures. May Day coincides with International Workers' Day, and in many count…
May Day on May 1 is an ancient Northern Hemisphere spring festival and usually a public holiday; it is also a traditional spring holiday in many cultures. May Day coincides with International Workers' Day, and in many countries that celebrate the latter, it may be referred to as "May Day". Dances, singing, and cake are usually part of the celebrations that the day includes.
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