Tag Archives: May Day

Kate Braun :
Celebrate the fire festival Beltane, aka May Day

Beltane has to do with heat, romance, passion, survival, spontaneity, food, fertility, and joining. By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | April 29, 2015 We celebrate the season of Beltane, also called Roodmas, May Day, and Walpurgisnacht, on April … finish reading Kate Braun :
Celebrate the fire festival Beltane, aka May Day

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METRO EVENT | ‘Beloved Community’ sets May Day fest in Austin

Event: Celebration of International Workers Day / Día del Trabajo Occasion: Launch of Austin Beloved Community website Date: Thursday, May 1, 2014 Time: 5:30-10 p.m. Place: Resistencia Books Address: 4926 East César Chávez St., Austin TX The Austin Beloved Community … finish reading METRO EVENT | ‘Beloved Community’ sets May Day fest in Austin

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Kate Braun : Beltane is a Time of Great Magick

May Pole. Image from deviantART. A time of Great Magick:Celebrate Beltane on April 30 or May 1 By Kate Braun | The Rag Blog | April 23, 2013 “All things ripen and grow… Abundance in Eternal Flow/ As one the … finish reading Kate Braun : Beltane is a Time of Great Magick

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Greg Moses : Occupy May Day: Life, Labor, and Liberty

Occupy posters by Eric Drooker.Life, labor, and liberty:May Day then and now By Greg Moses / The Rag Blog / May 1, 20112 Counting in reverse through the great Theses on Feuerbach, we pass by the iconic eleventh, which demands … finish reading Greg Moses : Occupy May Day: Life, Labor, and Liberty

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Sue Katz : May Day in Vermont

Poet Verandah Porche (left) and author Sue Katz. Photos from Sue Katz, Barry Hock, and Consenting Adult.May Day in Vermont By Sue Katz / The Rag Blog / May 10, 2011 I think you’ll get some enjoyment from reading this … finish reading Sue Katz : May Day in Vermont

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In a Changing World : Workers on the Move

Workers in Paris join in massive May Day demonstration. Photo from AFP.As the nature of work evolves…A week of worker militancy Those who proclaimed May Day as the workers’ day over a hundred years ago understood the need for global … finish reading In a Changing World : Workers on the Move

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Marc Estrin : M’aidez! M’aidez!

Cartoon by R. Crumb from Motor City Comics.M’aidez! M’aidez!The revolutionary and the stinking idolBy Marc Estrin / The Rag Blog / May 2, 2010 SOS was the Morse Code signal requesting aid. Mayday became the oral radio code, probably a … finish reading Marc Estrin : M’aidez! M’aidez!

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‘We Are All Immigrants’ : 10,000 at Austin May Day March

An estimated 10,000 May Day protesters gathered at the Texas State Capitol for a rally and then marched through downtown Austin in support of immigrants’ rights. Photo by Carlos Lowry / The Rag Blog. Profile this: Arizona awakens a sleeping … finish reading ‘We Are All Immigrants’ : 10,000 at Austin May Day March

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Kate Braun : Beltane Seasonal Message

Beltane. Image by Janna / deviantArt / Kuoma-stock.Fire and fertility:The Goddess is receptive to Lord Sun By Kate Braun / The Rag Blog / April 23, 2010 “O doo not tell the priest our plight,For he would call it sin,For … finish reading Kate Braun : Beltane Seasonal Message

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Ron Ridenour Reports on May Day in Cuba

On May Day Havana is a melting pot of labor solidarity. Photo: Bill Hackwell.May Day 2009 in CubaBy Ron Ridenour / The Rag Blog / May 2, 2009 Seventeen days after the first May Day of the revolution, May 17, … finish reading Ron Ridenour Reports on May Day in Cuba

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May Day in Europe : Protesters Clash with Riot Police

Protesters throw stones at riot police during a May Day rally in Istanbul. Photo by Osman Orsal / Reuters.Giant demonstrations in France; battles with police in Turkey, Greece and Germany Protests reflect growing anger in Europe over unemployment and handling … finish reading May Day in Europe : Protesters Clash with Riot Police

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May Day Special : Carl Davidson on Socialism in Today’s Society

May Day poster from Holt Labor Library. …in light of the faux ‘socialisms’ bandied about in the headlines and sound bytes of the mass media in the wake of the financial crisis, especially the absurd claim in the media of … finish reading May Day Special : Carl Davidson on Socialism in Today’s Society

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