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International Workers' Day March and Rally

When: Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Where: Revere, Everett, Chelsea, East Boston

Join community members, activists, labor rights organizations and friends
as we commemorate International Workers Day of Rights on May 1st. 


REVERE Gather @ 3:00 PM Revere City Hall

EVERETT Gather @ 3:00 PM Everett City Hall

CHELSEA Gather @ 4:00 PM Chelsea City Hall

EAST BOSTON RALLY @ 5:00 PM Liberty Plaza, Central Square
Off Bennington & Meridian Streets − East Boston, MA

Local gatherings will march to the combined rally at Liberty Plaza in East Boston at 5:00PM

With roots in the American struggle for the 8-hour work day, International Workers’ Day is celebrated in more than 80 countries around the world as a day to commemorate the ongoing fight for workers’ rights. Join labor unions, faith organizations, immigrant rights groups and community allies as we march and rally to stop the attacks on working families. It’s time to invest in our communities!

SPONSORED BY: American Friends Service Committee, Boston May Day Committee, Boston New Sanctuary Movement, Boston Socialist Workers Party, Centro Latino de Chelsea, Chelsea Citywide Tenants Association, Chelsea Collaborative / La Colaborativa de Chelsea, Chelsea Green Space & Recreation Committee, Chelsea Latino Immigrant Committee, Chelsea Somali Bantu Association, Chelsea United in Defense of Education (CUDE), Chelsea United Against the War, Community Labor United (CLU), Consulado Salvadoreño en Boston, Dominican Development Center, Hondureños Unidos de Massachusetts, La Comunidad Inc, Malden Grassroots, Massachusetts Immigrant & Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA), Massachusetts Interfaith Committee for Workers Justice, Massachusetts Jobs with Justice, Massachusetts Teachers Association, Massachusetts AFL-CIO, MASSCOSH, MassUniting, Metro West Worker Center, Neighbors United for a Better East Boston (NUBE), New England Jewish Labor Committee, New Sanctuary Movement, Office of New Revere Residents, Revere Youth in Action, Service Employees International Union, United Food & Commercial Workers, UNITE HERE Local 26, Women Encouraging Empowerment, Inc

For more information contact the Chelsea Collaborative at (617) 889 6080 or email YesseniaA@chelseacollab.org.
 

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