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May Day in Praxis: Rallies, Marches, and the Struggle for Immigration Justice ?

April 18, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Part of our YDSA speaker series, hosted by Seattle University YDSA

132 years after the Haymarket Massacre
128¬†years¬†after¬†the¬†first¬†International¬†Workers’¬†Day
97¬†years¬†after¬†they¬†tried¬†to¬†rename¬†it¬†“Americanization¬†Day”
69¬†years¬†after¬†they¬†tried¬†again¬†with¬†“Loyalty¬†Day”
60¬†years¬†after¬†they¬†tried¬†a¬†third¬†time¬†with¬†“Law¬†Day”

12 years after the Great American Boycott
10 years since anti-war dockworkers closed the ports
1 year since the Trump presidency

Why do we still march?

Seattle DSA is proud to welcome Carlos Marentes, organizer with El Comit√© Pro-Reforma Migratoria y Justicia Social, for this talk on May Day’s place in the larger struggle for immigrant and worker rights! Join us and get excited for May 1st!

Details

Date:
April 18, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Bannan 402, Seattle University
Seattle, WA 98122 United States + Google Map