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Rallies Mark May Day Around the World

Workers around the world took to the streets Friday to mark International Workers Day, more commonly known as May Day, with marches and calls for higher pay and better working conditions. Thousands marched in rallies in Indonesia and the Philippines, where workers live on less than $2 a day, to demand a higher minimum wage, job protection and a halt to what is called "contractualization."  Contract employees do not have the same rights and benefits as regular...

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