By Vincent Cross This International Workers’ Day nurses at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester held a rally to commemorate both May Day and their nearly two-months long strike for safer working conditions. Negotiations with Tenet Healthcare, the Texas-based corporation which owns St. Vincent, have stalled as Tenet refuses an increase to staffing levels or to lower the current nurse to patient ratio, which is the … Continue reading Worcester: Nurses Hold May Day Rally to Mark Two Months of Strike
This year’s International Workers’ Day march in Austin raised the red flag with a combative march in the streets of downtown, resisting police repression, taking nine arrests, and enduring through heavy storm conditions. Read our full coverage of the International Workers’ Day march in Austin here – Austin: Revolutionaries Celebrate May Day with Combative March, Clash with Police Read our worldwide coverage of May Day … Continue reading Video: 2021 International Workers’ Day March in Austin
By the Editorial Board With militant determination against violent police repression, through thunder and rain, revolutionaries and community members marched combatively through the streets of downtown Austin in celebration of International Workers’ Day on May 1, honoring the struggle of the international proletariat on the most important holiday of our class. Although nine marchers were arrested, eight of them after a melee broke out with … Continue reading Austin: Revolutionaries Celebrate May Day with Combative March, Clash with Police
Tribune of the People is proud the share the Joint International Declaration for May Day 2021, originally published on Communist International, Marxist-Leninist-Maoist Internet Review. This May Day we address the international proletariat and the suppresed peoples and nations of the world reaffirming our solemn pledge to sweep away imperialism, revisionism and reaction off the face of the earth, with democratic, socialist and cultural revolutions, establishing … Continue reading Joint International Mayday Declaration: The Catastrophic World Situation Demands Proletarian Revolution! Unite Under the Red Banner of Maoism!
By the Editorial Board The past year has proven the total decrepitude of the capitalist system in the US and the imperialist system which plunders the world. More than ever before, we see the revolutionary situation in the world today, where the old is dying and the new is fighting to be born. In these gathering storms, we raise the red flag on May First, … Continue reading A Combative Celebration of the Workers of the World – International Workers’ Day
By the Editorial Board International Workers’ Day, also known as May Day, was borne out of the fight waged between the exploited working class and the exploiting factory-owning class. Workers of the world organized against the long grueling hours enforced by capitalist exploitation, demanding an 8-hour workday. International Workers Day, observed on May 1, commemorates the conquest of the 8-hour workday around the world seized … Continue reading 131 Years of May Day