Something Positive: May 1 Celebrations on Red Square and Worldwide

What a beautiful, cheerful day. Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains. 🙂

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In the midst of Ukraine’s horrors and struggles (and not only Ukraine’s), I just wanted to post something positive…

In Russia May 1 (May Day) was traditionally celebrated as both the holiday of spring and nature and as the day of the international solidarity of workers. Many came for holiday parades and then spent the day on the town with their families, amid street entertainment and vendors, who tried to outdo themselves for the cheerful crowds. Others chose to go to dachas (traditional Russian country homes with garden plots), beaches, or nature to officially kick off the warm season. In nature the guitar-accompanied songs were sung and something yummy was usually made in a fire pit. This is how I remember this day.

May 1 today is an official state holiday in about 55 countries and is celebrated in over 140 countries.

This is to the issue of remembering and accepting…

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