"It is not surprising that the government, business leaders, mainstream union leaders, and the media would want to hide the true history of May Day, portraying it as a 'communist' holiday celebrated only in the Soviet Union. In its attempt to erase the history and significance of May Day, the United States government declared May 1st to be 'Law Day,' and gave us instead Labor Day—a holiday devoid of any historical significance other than a three weekend holiday at the end of the summer."
" This is a homeless's house along a riverside in Tokyo. I met it in 2000. I could talk with him in this house and survey the scale. Surprisingly, he uses the solar panel!"
"It is worth taking a minute to reflect on what the world should have learned from the violence of the Haymarket Square, Chicago protests of May 1886, to push for an eight-hour workday."
"We should think about commemorating May Day this year by standing in solidarity with the workers of Colombia and the Philippines, and anywhere where organizing is a life-threatening proposition."