May Day 2013: Eye-catching images from protests around the world

Published May 1, 2013 11:56 am
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Scenes from the May Day protests happening across the globe today.

May Day 2013: Eye-catching images from protests around the world

From the United States to Great Britain, India, Russia and other countries, thousands of people are rallying on May 1 in the name of fair labor practices.The day has long been celebrated internationally as a time to celebrate workers' rights and, in many places, protest for better working conditions. Bangladesh: Safer working conditions Thousands of workers paraded through central Dhaka demanding safer working conditions. Protesters also want the death penalty for the owner of a building housing garment factories that ...

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