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Daily Herald
Theater events: Chicago Shakespeare premieres two-part 'Tug of War' epicJason A. Fleece. (773) 975-8150 or stagelefttheatre.com or theaterwit.org. • T
Theater events: Chicago Shakespeare premieres two-part 'Tug of War' epic
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Jason A. Fleece. (773) 975-8150 or stagelefttheatre.com or theaterwit.org. • The May 1886 labor demonstration at Chicago's Haymarket Square that turned into a deadly riot inspired Underscore Theatre Company's world premiere folk musical "Haymarket:... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dixon Park District: Come enjoy our great outdoorsfrom, and as long as the weather cooperates, it's going to be a lot of fun," Ca
Dixon Park District: Come enjoy our great outdoors
SaukValley.com / Posted 19 days ago
from, and as long as the weather cooperates, it's going to be a lot of fun," Carey said. The Farmers Market, normally in Haymarket Square, will be moved to the event, and the splash pad also will be set up. Project GenNex, an organization that... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 4, 2016Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declarati
This day in history, May 4, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declaration of Independence was adopted. In 1886, at Haymarket Square in Chicago, a labor demonstration for an 8-hour work day turned into a deadly riot when a bomb exploded. In... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacRhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declarati
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declaration of Independence was adopted. In 1886, at Haymarket Square in Chicago, a labor demonstration for an 8-hour work day turned into a deadly riot when a bomb exploded. In... Read more
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The Star
Germany agreed to limit its submarine warfare.Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declarati
Germany agreed to limit its submarine warfare.
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declaration of Independence was adopted.In 1886, at Haymarket Square in Chicago, a labor demonstration for an 8-hour work day turned into a deadly riot when a bomb exploded.In... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Germany agreed to limit its submarine warfare.Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declarati
Germany agreed to limit its submarine warfare.
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declaration of Independence was adopted.In 1886, at Haymarket Square in Chicago, a labor demonstration for an 8-hour work day turned into a deadly riot when a bomb exploded.In... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Germany agreed to limit its submarine warfare.Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declarati
Germany agreed to limit its submarine warfare.
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declaration of Independence was adopted.In 1886, at Haymarket Square in Chicago, a labor demonstration for an 8-hour work day turned into a deadly riot when a bomb exploded.In... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Germany agreed to limit its submarine warfare.Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declarati
Germany agreed to limit its submarine warfare.
Kinston Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declaration of Independence was adopted.In 1886, at Haymarket Square in Chicago, a labor demonstration for an 8-hour work day turned into a deadly riot when a bomb exploded.In... Read more
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The Washington Times
The radical agitation of the Left“International Workers’ Day” by the International Socialist Conference, followi
The radical agitation of the Left
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
“International Workers’ Day” by the International Socialist Conference, following the violent protests in Chicago’s Haymarket Square in 1886. So basically, if you’re of the socialist, liberal persuasion, every May 1 is an excuse for... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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My EastText
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
My EastText / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KTXS Abilene / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KTVZ Bend / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Seattle May Day protests marred by Molotov cocktails, violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by Molotov cocktails, violence
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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News 8000
Seattle May Day protests marred by violencedeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Seattle May Day protests marred by violence
News 8000 / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Molotov cocktails, violence at Seattle protestsdeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Molotov cocktails, violence at Seattle protests
KECI Missoula / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
May Day protesters call for workers' rights, immigration reformFilipino workers celebrate Labor Day, we educate others of the May 1 protest he
May Day protesters call for workers' rights, immigration reform
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Filipino workers celebrate Labor Day, we educate others of the May 1 protest held 130 years ago, as well as the Haymarket Square bombing that followed days after," Allegretti said. "The story behind these two events is familiar to... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Molotov cocktails, violence at Seattle protestsdeclared “International Workers’ Day” by the International Socialist Conference
Molotov cocktails, violence at Seattle protests
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 22 days ago
declared “International Workers’ Day” by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago’s Haymarket Square in 1886. Protesters today still often gather on May 1 to demand better working conditions. By Joe Sutton... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
May Day Parade Turns Violentdeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
May Day Parade Turns Violent
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Workers' Day is a public holiday for most of the world, though the U.S. celebrates its Labor Day... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Molotov cocktails, violence at Seattle protestsrecent — May 1 was declared “International Workers’ Day” by the International S
Molotov cocktails, violence at Seattle protests
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 22 days ago
recent — May 1 was declared “International Workers’ Day” by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago’s Haymarket Square in 1886. Protesters today still often gather on May 1 to demand better working conditio... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Molotov Cocktails, Violence at Seattle Protestsrecent — May 1 was declared “International Workers’ Day” by the International S
Molotov Cocktails, Violence at Seattle Protests
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 22 days ago
recent — May 1 was declared “International Workers’ Day” by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago’s Haymarket Square in 1886. Protesters today still often gather on May 1 to demand better working conditio... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Molotov cocktails, violence at Seattle protestsdeclared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference
Molotov cocktails, violence at Seattle protests
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 22 days ago
declared "International Workers' Day" by the International Socialist Conference following the violent protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square in 1886. Protesters today still often gather on May 1 to demand better working conditions. TM & © 2016... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
May Day protesters call for workers' rights, immigration reformFilipino workers celebrate Labor Day, we educate others of the May 1 protest he
May Day protesters call for workers' rights, immigration reform
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Filipino workers celebrate Labor Day, we educate others of the May 1 protest held 130 years ago, as well as the Haymarket Square bombing that followed days after," Allegretti said. "The story behind these two events is familiar to... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Lucy Parsons: The Anarchist and Intersectional Feminist Who Inspired May Daythe eight-hour day. Parsons' husband, Albert, was one of the orators in Chicag
Lucy Parsons: The Anarchist and Intersectional Feminist Who Inspired May Day
Op-Ed News / Posted 22 days ago
the eight-hour day. Parsons' husband, Albert, was one of the orators in Chicago, who attracted thousands to a rally near Haymarket Square in 1886, on behalf of worker rights. After police charged the crowd, and a stick of dynamite was thrown, he... Read more
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Salon.com
The Obama economy on May Day: “It could have been worse” isn’t nearly enougheight-hour workday. Three days later, on the night of May 4, police moved in to
The Obama economy on May Day: “It could have been worse” isn’t nearly enough
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
eight-hour workday. Three days later, on the night of May 4, police moved in to break up a rally of strikers in Chicago’s Haymarket Square and started busting heads. Someone threw a homemade dynamite bomb — maybe a local anarchist, maybe an... Read more
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Daily News
May Day: Blue divisions to Green unitywith the establishment in the USA largely opposed to the workers’ demands; and
May Day: Blue divisions to Green unity
Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
with the establishment in the USA largely opposed to the workers’ demands; and some months later saw the bloodshed in Haymarket Square in Chicago, when the Police attacked steel workers of the Metal Workers’ Union, where at least two strikers... Read more
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The Washington Times
THOMAS DIBACCO: Now it’s May Day every dayfar outdistancing the strife that typified the late-19th century when the day w
THOMAS DIBACCO: Now it’s May Day every day
The Washington Times / Posted 25 days ago
far outdistancing the strife that typified the late-19th century when the day was a code word for industrial violence. The Haymarket Square protest in Chicago in the wake of strikes on May Day 1886 was the most notorious, with a bomb explosion that... Read more
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Daily Herald
More than 1,300 tradeswomen to meet at Rosemont for national conferenceSociety on Friday. On Sunday, May 1, conference attendees will participate in t
More than 1,300 tradeswomen to meet at Rosemont for national conference
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Society on Friday. On Sunday, May 1, conference attendees will participate in the International Workers' Day march from Haymarket Square to Daley Plaza. The May Day march recognizes and honors the workers and activists who lost their lives... Read more

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