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  1. Francea s Marine Le Pen refused to wear a headscarf to meet with Lebanese leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events France's far right National Front political party leader Marine Le Pen reacts after delivering her speech as part of the National Front's annual May Day rally in Paris on May 1, 2016. French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen walked away from a meeting with Lebanon's top Sunni Muslim leaders after she refused to wear a headscarf.

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  2. The Antigay Movement in Eastern Europe, Mezzo-Soprano Jamie Barton, Predicting Future ChallengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WNYC-AM New York

    Gay rights activists shout slogans during a traditional May Day march in St.Petersburg, Russia, Friday, May 1, 2015. Journalist Masha Gessen joins us to discuss her recent piece for Harper's called, "Family Values: Mapping the Spread of Antigay Ideology," which looks at the spread of the antigay movement in Russia and Eastern Europe, and what it means for the United States today.

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  3. The Antigay Movement Growing AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WNYC-AM New York

    Gay rights activists shout slogans during a traditional May Day march in St.Petersburg, Russia, Friday, May 1, 2015. Journalist Masha Gessen joins us to discuss her recent piece for Harper's called, " Family Values: Mapping the Spread of Antigay Ideology ," which looks at the spread of the antigay movement in Russia and Eastern Europe, and what it means for the United States today.

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  4. France's Le Pen's two aides placed into custody over fake job allegationsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... on the job being done by foreigners. Marine Le Pen, leader of the French far right party National Front, attends a May Day rally in Paris, France, May 1, 2014. (Xinhua/Elienne Laurent) PARIS, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) -- Two aides of Marine Le Pen, far-right ...

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  5. Activists Announce Plans for March, Day Without Immigrants on May DayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Mission Local

    A Mission District coalition of activist organizations calling itself the "Coalicion Primero de Mayo," or the May 1 Coalition marked Presidents' Day by announcing its plans for another Day Without Immigrants on May 1. The day will also include a march. The first day of May, on which many recognize International Worker's Day, often sees protests around worker's rights.

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  6. Swastika left on note at Georgia restaurant closed for A Day Without ImmigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | SavannahNow

    ... but in many cities, the actions were disruptive, if not halting. More actions are being planned for May 1 - known as May Day, the internationally recognized holiday honoring workers. At a White House news conference held as the lunch-hour protests ...

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  7. Swastika left on note at Watkinsville restaurant closed for A Day Without ImmigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... but in many cities, the actions were disruptive, if not halting. More actions are being planned for May 1 - known as May Day, the internationally recognized holiday honoring workers. At a White House news conference held as the lunch-hour protests ...

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  8. 'Day Without Immigrants' protest closes restaurants across U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Post-gazette.com

    ... but in many cities, the actions were disruptive, if not halting. More actions are being planned for May 1 - known as May Day, the internationally recognized holiday honoring workers. "I fear every day whether I am going to make it back home. I don't ...

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  9. 'A Day Without Immigrants' protests close restaurants across U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Chronicle

    ... but in many cities, the actions were disruptive, if not halting. More actions are being planned for May 1 - known as May Day, the internationally recognized holiday honoring workers. "I fear every day whether I am going to make it back home. I don't ...

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  10. National Strikes and Boycott Activities Planned for February 16 & 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | JD Supra

    ... "build towards a series of mass strikes," with another mass strike planned on March 8, 2017, another on May 1, 2017 (May Day), and "a heightening resistance throughout the summer." While these general strikes and those planned for the future could ...

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  11. Businesses in Lafayette closed today for a a Day Without Immigrantsa protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... but in many cities, the actions were disruptive, if not halting. More actions are being planned for May 1 - known as May Day, the internationally recognized holiday honoring workers. The protest even reached into the U.S. Capitol, where a Senate ...

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  12. 'Day Without Immigrants' protest closes restaurants - Thu, 16 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... but in many cities, the actions were disruptive, if not halting. More actions are being planned for May 1 - known as May Day, the internationally recognized holiday honoring workers. "I fear every day whether I am going to make it back home. I don't ...

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  13. Are Americans Ready to Strike?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Yes! Magazine

    ... away from an economy that exploited them. "Just try running this city without our labor," we wanted to say. But when May Day came around, we found most businesses bustling. Shopping and banking went on without a hitch. Even though thousands of ...

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  14. Batavia VFW drops Loyalty Day paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Daily Herald

    ... few years ago it was moved east of the Fox River. It always ended at Post 1197. Loyalty Day is officially May 1, on May Day. The holiday was first observed in 1921 as "Americanization Day." VFWs across the country asked Congress to make it an ...

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  15. Rolling out the red carpet for beneficiary applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Ilkley Gazette

    THE Ilkley Carnival committee is offering local groups the opportunity to receive 50 per cent of profits from the May-day, movie-themed event as primary beneficiary applications open. Ilkley Carnival raises funds for the community through ticket sales, sponsorship and money raised on the day.

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  16. Germany's top court rejects ban for far-right NPD partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Reuters

    Supporters and members of the far-right National Democratic Party march during a demonstration on May Day in Berlin, May 1, 2013. Germany's Constitutional Court on Tuesday rejected an attempt by the country's 16 federal states to ban the far-right National Democratic Party , described by the intelligence agency as racist and anti-Semitic, saying it was too weak to pose a threat.

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  17. Germany's top court rejects ban for far-right NPD partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Germany's Constitutional Court on Tuesday rejected an attempt by the country's 16 federal states to ban the far-right National Democratic Party , described by the intelligence agency as racist and anti-Semitic, saying it was too weak to pose a threat. FILE PHOTO - Supporters and members of the far-right National Democratic Party march during a demonstration on May Day in Berlin, May 1, 2013.

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  18. Immigrant groups to rally against Trump this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | TheDay.Com

    ... the country illegally. The bill was widely viewed as overly harsh and sparked a backlash that culminated in massive May Day marches across the country. The crowds this weekend are expected to be nowhere near as big as then, including rallies at a ...

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  19. Saying goodbye to 2016 - " MayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Smoky River Express

    ... the sale of flowers and DVDs plus a silent auction. May 11, 2016 - Fern's Greenhouse welcomes the public with May Day event The weather was warm and perfect for a Sunday afternoon. Fern's Greenhouse held an open house on May 1 to mark May Day. "I ...

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  20. If someone doesn't like immigrants, ask them this questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Mexican and U.S. flags are seen under an inflatable effigy of Donald Trump during a march at an immigrant rights May Day rally in Los Angeles on May 1. For all of the ruckus over anchor babies and border walls and mass deportation , Americans know little about the nation's immigrants. Half of the public believes that immigrants make crime worse, when data shows they are actually more law-abiding than the native-born .

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