Happy International Workers’ Day!
Today is the commemoration of the 1886 Haymarket affair in Chicago when the police tried to disperse a general strike for the eight-hour workday, when an unidentified person threw a bomb at them. The police reacted by firing on the workers, killing four demonstrators.
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Happy International Workers’ Day!

Today is the commemoration of the 1886 Haymarket affair in Chicago when the police tried to disperse a general strike for the eight-hour workday, when an unidentified person threw a bomb at them. The police reacted by firing on the workers, killing four demonstrators.

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