May Day, mayday: We Are the Rescue We’ve Been Waiting For

March, May Day 2012, NYC

May Day originated in Chicago in 1886 with mass strikes as part of the battle to secure the eight-hour workday.  On May Day 2012 the fight is for a better world for the 99%–including workers, students, immigrants, the unemployed, the homeless. women, people of all races and the LGBT community.

March, May Day 2012, NYC

Patrick Robbins, Climate Apocalypse teach-in, May Day 2012, Bryant Park, NYC

March, May Day 2012, NYC

Guitarmy (OWS Music working group): Workshop and Rehearsal, May Day 2012, Bryant Park, NYC;
Gertrude Stein, seated, center

March, May Day 2012, NYC

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