May 1

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May Day is for immigrants, too

In a May Day opinion piece for CNN, AFSC's Gabriel Camacho and Arnie Alpert urge Congress to make changes to the U.S. immigration system that include protections for all workers.

Pittsburgh May Day march for immigration rights

Friday, April 26, 2013 - 3:55pm - Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 5:00pm

Rally, march, and celebration of resistance

People will rally at Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers hall and at 6 p.m. will march for immigration rights to the IBEW Local 5 Hall where there will be food, music, and dance from the many cultural and ethnic traditions that built Pittsburgh. 

May Day Rally in Newark

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 11:00am

May Day Rally in support of immigrant workers' rights.

See flier for more information.

Iowans to call for fair immigration reform

Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 3:15pm - 4:15pm

Dreamers and allies won a big victory with the Drivers Licenses this winter, but our work is still not done.

Now our sights are on Humane Immigration Reform and we ask you to join us on May 2 from 3:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m at City Hall, Second Floor Auditorium, 923 8th Street in Boone. We will be sending a clear message to Senator Grassley that we do not appreciate his recent comments over the immigration bill. So please join us and continue marching towards humane immigration reform.

May Day 2013 in Providence

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 3:00pm

marching for justice

Rini Templeton Marching

art by Rini Templeton


Join us on International Workers' Day, May 1, as we rally in solidarity with all working class people across the world! May Day is the day for us to come together and join arms to lift up workers struggles across race, gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity and nationality. 

Meet at the Central High School Parking lot at 3:30, and march with us to the State House. We expect to arrive at the state house at 5pm.

This year specifically we demand:

Rally for Common Sense Immigration Reform (Concord, NH)

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm


Rally in Concord, N.H. to support humane immigration policies, including a reasonable roadmap to citizenship, fair treatment for all workers, and an end to deportations, with speakers from the faith, labor, and immigrant communities.



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