Do you know the origin of May Day? It began with an organized labor strike in 1886, and led to the 8-hour workday. Nicholas C. Rossis gives us the somber American history of this revolutionary day…
The May Day’s Revolutionary Past | Nicholas C. Rossis
“…The International Workers’ Day of May Day, the holiday’s full name, originated in the United States in 1886 as a radical response to abusive employers, for something many people take for granted today: the eight-hour workday…” ~ Nicholas C. Rossis
Happy May Day, workers!