Time: Thousands of Immigrants to March in May Day Protests Across the U.S.

Time: Thousands of Immigrants to March in May Day Protests Across the U.S.

In the United States, protesters vowed to participate in civil disruptions throughout the day to draw attention to the importance of immigrants in American communities. "On this day, we will not go to work. We will not go to school. We will not buy anything," said Francisca Santiago, a farmworker from Homestead, Florida.

Truth-Out: Striking for Sanctuary and Protection - A May Day Dispatch From the Cosecha Movement

Truth-Out: Striking for Sanctuary and Protection - A May Day Dispatch From the Cosecha Movement

Since election night 2016, people all over the country have woken up with the conviction that they must do something to fight inequality, but many are wondering what it is they can do. Here, a conversation with Gloribell Mota, an organizer with Neighbors United for a Better East Boston who is serving as the Boston coordinator for Movimiento Cosecha's May Day event.