Posts Tagged ‘may day’

Occupy’s May Day protests have slow and wet start

Occupy Wall Street put out the call Tuesday for a general strike to mark International Workers Day. The movement got off to a slow and soggy start with meager gatherings dotted around a rain soaked New York City, but things picked up worldwide in the hours that followed. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved […]

Unions see red over move to end May Day holiday

David Cameron plans to scrap the May Day bank holiday – traditionally an international celebration of the labour movement – and replace it with a “UK Day” later in the year View full post on UK Business Stories