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President Sarkozy's Desperate Mayday - By Eric Pape | Foreign Policy

President Sarkozy's Desperate Mayday - By Eric Pape | Foreign Policy | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
Though the French election is still almost a week away, today may have been the day that hope abandoned President Nicolas Sarkozy and his run for a second term. As the French gathered in the streets to celebrate May Day, ...
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Machinists strike at Caterpillar's Joliet plant - Chicago Tribune

Machinists strike at Caterpillar's Joliet plant - Chicago Tribune | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com (blog)Machinists strike at Caterpillar's Joliet plantChicago TribuneAbout 800 workers at a Caterpillar plant in Joliet went on strike early Tuesday, claiming the heavy-equipment manufacturer proposes to freeze wages, double...
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US, China Strike Deal Over Activist - Wall Street Journal

US, China Strike Deal Over Activist - Wall Street Journal | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
US, China Strike Deal Over ActivistWall Street JournalBy KEITH JOHNSON And JOSH CHIN Chinese state media reports that Beijing wants an apology from the US over offering refuge to activist Chen Guangcheng.
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German car maker Daimler hit by warning strike - Chicago Tribune

German car maker Daimler hit by warning strike - Chicago Tribune | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
German car maker Daimler hit by warning strikeChicago TribuneBERLIN (Reuters) - Hundreds of workers at German carmaker Daimler went on strike on Wednesday, engineering trade union IG Metall said, after wage talks affecting 70000 employees in the state...
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NYC Construction workers cheering on the crowds at #mayday

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May Day Protests Around the World part 1

Workers take to the streets on International Workers' Day in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Europe More news stories at http://therealnews.com (May Day Protests Around the World part 1(video)..#Mayday http://t.co/RnJMCQfs...)...
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May Day Protest in Downtown Chicago

Protestors in front of my building (El 1 de mayo en chicago tuvo acento español: http://t.co/xXWI2VxS!...)...
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WATCH: Occupy Philadelphia and Police Clash at Wells Fargo | PhillyNow | A blog about Philadelphia news, politics and culture by Philadelphia Weekly

WATCH: Occupy Philadelphia and Police Clash at Wells Fargo | PhillyNow | A blog about Philadelphia news, politics and culture by Philadelphia Weekly | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
Here's part of what happened today at the Rittenhouse Wells Fargo branch.
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May Day protest march | The Detroit News

May Day protest march | The Detroit News | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
The Detroit News Photo Galleries (RT @OccupyWallStNYC: Detroit #MayDay Photo Gallery: http://t.co/IQQ3epOg #occupy #michigan #may1 #m1gs via @Public_D @DetNews...)...
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Take Action With The 99% Spring

Take Action With The 99% Spring | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
I'm taking action with The 99% Spring! This spring, 100,000 Americans, inspired by those occupying Wall Street, Madison and Cairo, will train to take our country back from the 1%. (Missed #mayday action yesterday?
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Violência na Califórnia  #mayday #ows ...

Violência na Califórnia #mayday #ows occupyallstreets: “ Trigger Warning: Police Brutality OPD inciting a police riot in Oakland during the May Day protest.
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Big cleanup in Seattle after destructive May Day protests

Big cleanup in Seattle after destructive May Day protests | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
One day after Seattle's May Day demonstrations turned violent, the city will focus on cleaning up and welcoming visitors back into downtown Wednesday.
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UN CIUDADANO UN PERIODISTA graba y difunde | Facebook

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PhotoBlog - Lighter, quieter May Day protest moments

PhotoBlog - Lighter, quieter May Day protest moments | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
The Occupy movement that began in the United States last year, spawning similar protests worldwide, announced widespread May Day demonstrations and strikes against social inequality Tuesday. Even though arrests ...
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A look back: KOIN's May Day live-coverage - KOIN Local 6

A look back: KOIN's May Day live-coverage - KOIN Local 6 | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
A look back: KOIN's May Day live-coverageKOIN Local 69:58 pm Small groups are leaving the #PDX May Day party, now in front of the Justice Center on 3rd Street . A large group still remains, chanting.
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Mass. nuke plant workers to take strike vote - Boston.com

Mass. nuke plant workers to take strike vote - Boston.com | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
Mass. nuke plant workers to take strike voteBoston.comThe union that represents more than 400 workers at the Pilgrim nuclear plant on Plymouth has scheduled a vote this week on whether to authorize leadership to call a strike.
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Urgent Updates: Palestinian Prisoners' Hunger Strike - Diab and Halahleh in crisis; Sa'adat hospitalized; Repression escalates; Solidarity Needed

Urgent Updates: Palestinian Prisoners' Hunger Strike - Diab and Halahleh in crisis; Sa'adat hospitalized; Repression escalates; Solidarity Needed | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
Palestinian prisoners' heroic hunger strike is continuing as strikers enter their 14th day of the "Battle of the Empty Stomachs," launched on April 17, Palestinian Prisoners' Day.
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Immigration union orders walkout

Immigration union orders walkout | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
The Immigration Services Union (ISU) is set to go on a strike next Thursday in a row over pensions, while negotiations are continuing.
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After a General Strike | The Indypendent

After a General Strike | The Indypendent | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
After a General Strike - The Indypendent: http://t.co/XWwmULz5: http://t.co/tFgXKktp...
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http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/05/01/presidential-proclamation-loyalty-day-2012

Not a joke: #Obama proclaims #MayDay as "Loyalty Day" http://t.co/zvF4tfF5 Thank you to @jamiekilstein for making me aware of this!
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May Day 2012

May Day was marked once again around the globe with political protests and demonstrations by organized labor. The Occupy Wall Street movement, which formed last year in New York, used the day to spread its message of social and economic inequality.
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Y! Big Story: Occupy actions on May Day

Y! Big Story: Occupy actions on May Day | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
May Day, also known as International Workers' Day, is a holiday in 75 countries, but not in United States, the country where people may work the hardest of all. Occupy, though, has a notion to take the day for its Spring Reawakening.
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Ows, M1gs, Mayday, Owsmayday, M1gsows, M1nyc, Occupyla, Baym1gs, M1pdx, Occupyoakland, Oo, Occupydenver, Opdx, Occupypdx, Occupymiami, Seamayday, May1, M1gsla, Occupysf, Occupyseattle, M1bos, Occup...

Ows, M1gs, Mayday, Owsmayday, M1gsows, M1nyc, Occupyla, Baym1gs, M1pdx, Occupyoakland, Oo, Occupydenver, Opdx, Occupypdx, Occupymiami, Seamayday, May1, M1gsla, Occupysf, Occupyseattle, M1bos, Occup... | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
judyrebick: #occupy toronto singing give peace a chance getting ready to protest Barrick Gold join us Simcoe Park #ows http://t.co/WQpHGC63 (#occupy toronto singing give peace a chance getting r...)...
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What day do you prefer for a GLOBAL EDUCATION STRIKE in 2012? | "International Student Movement"

What day do you prefer for a GLOBAL EDUCATION STRIKE in 2012? | "International Student Movement" | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
RT @ISM030: POLL to decide on date for a potential GLOBAL EDUCATION STRIKE together: http://t.co/ip6ZO3iM details: http://t.co/OYe7gw4n #1world1struggle...
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May Day General Strike

May Day General Strike | May Day 2012 | Scoop.it
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