MAY DAY


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If you hear the words May Day once you could safely assume its’ about a celebration where children dance around a May Polecelebrating the arrival of Spring or when workers celebrate International Workers’ Day.  If you hear Mayday Mayday Mayday you need to get help as it’s the international voice distress signal.

KobalInternational Workers’ Day, aka May Day celebrates workers and working classes promoted by the international labour movement.

May 1also marks a traditional European Spring holiday known as May Day as well.

So while May 1 is a national public holiday in over 80 countries, some are for workers-should-be-recognized-and-given-decent-wages-safe-working-conditions-benefits-respect-and-dignity May Day while for others it’s let’s-frolic-dance around-the-May-pole-and-send-flowers-because-it’s-Spring May Day.1mayday5

Many countries around the world, including Canada and the United States instead have Labour Day which occurs in September and gives children an extra day off school after summer holidays, oh, and celebrates workers and…

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