This Could Be The Final Year For Beloved Minneapolis May Day ParadeFor 45 years, the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre has hosted a beloved MayDay celebration in south Minneapolis, but due to funding issues, this year’s event will be the last the organization hosts on its own.
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US May Day Immigration Protests Target POTUS, Fall ElectionsImmigrants say President Donald Trump's administration has become almost everything they feared, but while they rally across the United States on May Day, their focus is less on huge turnout Tuesday than on the first Tuesday in November.
Immigrants Plan May Day Rallies Against TrumpActivists in major cities including Chicago and Los Angeles expect tens of thousands of people to participate in Monday demonstrations.
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Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsIt's almost the weekend, so let's get planning. It's the first weekend in May, and you can celebrate with a couple of parades and superheroes.
May Day Activists Cheer State Immigration LawsAs Congress debates the first national immigration overhaul in decades, a state-level push advancing rights for people in the U.S. illegally has picked up momentum across the country.
Winter Weather Returns For Yet Another Curtain CallLike the inevitable sequel to a long-running horror movie franchise, snow is making yet another return to the forecast. Only this time, the flakes are predicted to fly not in April, but in May.
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Some May Day Protests Peaceful, Others Less SoThousands of protesters in New York demanded an end to income inequality and housing foreclosures. Police fired tear gas to disperse marchers in Oakland, Calif. And black-clad demonstrators smashed windows in Seattle and occupied a building owned by the Catholic archdiocese in San Francisco.
Immigrant, Labor, Occupy Groups Join For ProtestsThe most visible organizing effort by anti-Wall Street groups since Occupy encampments were dismantled last fall are being planned for May Day, a change from recent years when protests on the international workers' holiday focused on immigrant rights.