. . DEMOCRATIC PARTICIPATION . .
Information compiled by CPNN from various sources as indicated
May Day was celebrated by workers around the world, as shown in these photos. Click on text to go to the source for more information or click on photo to enlarge or to go to video.
Video of rally in Athens with bilingual banners in Greek and French reading “The peoples will win”
Percussionists in traditional Lebanese clothing lead the chants in the annual Labor Day parade in Beirut (AP Photo/Hussein Malia)
In Buenos Aires, activists held banners and chanted slogans at a rally in front of the Presidential Palace to demand an increase in the minimum wage and protested the International Monetary Fund (IMF) deal. (Reuters)
Government supporters rally marking May Day in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, May 1, 2023. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
Scene from Colombia Foto: AFP
Members of the Sommilito Garments Sramik Federation hold a May Day rally at Muktangan in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Map of May Day rallies in France with total estimated by the trade unions as 2.3 million participants, including over half a million in Paris alone.
In Germany, demonstrations took place in Berlin and Hamburg (Reuters)
On the occasion of International Labor Day, daily wage workers of Birbhanpur village (India) took out a rally, demanding employment and increase in wages from the government.
Scene from video of May Day rally in Istanbul under the motto “Labour is our future”.
May Day demonstration in the Horse Statue area of Jakarta (KONTAN:Francis Simbolon)
Bolivian President Luis Arce participates in the International Workers’ Day march organized by the Bolivian Workers’ Central (COB) in La Paz.
Members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers raise their hats as they march to celebrate International Labour Day in Lagos, Nigeria. [Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP]
In London, the march comes down Clerkenwell Road, past Farringdon. (Photo by André Langlois)
Hundreds of Filipino activists took to the streets in Manila calling on the government for better wages and treatment of labourers. (Reuters)
Mexico City: Thousands of workers demonstrate on May 1 in the Zócalo. Foto María Luisa Severiano
Communist party supporters with red flags march near Red Square in Moscow, Russia. [Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP Photo]
Multan, Pakistan – Workers of different organizations are participating in a rally on the eve of World Labour Day. APP/SFD/TZD/MOS
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