Sunday, April 30, 2006

May Day ~ tommorrow May 1st

Tomorrow is May Day and a national boycott is planned.

Here are articles I recommend:

Why I Will Boycott on May 1
by César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández ~ AlterNet. ~ April 28, 2006.
I will stand with my immigrant sisters and brothers because I value their contribution to America, and because their work makes my privilege possible.
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No Justice, No Work ~ Immigrants tap May Day's radical roots
by Sarah Ferguson ~ The Villliage Voice ~ April 28th, 2006
It has been called "A Day Without Immigrants."
"The Great American Boycott."
And down in Mexico: "Nothing Gringo."
Click here to read the whole article ~ opens in new window.

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For some background history on May Day in Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, click here ~ opens in new window.

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