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May First!

Posted by: rfifield | May 1, 2012 Comments Off on May First! |

May first is celebrated as International Workers’ Day around the world, and is considered especially important in Russia and the former USSR. As a holiday, it is generally celebrated by giving people the day off, and there are frequently parades and demonstrations to mark the occasion as well. Areas outside of Eastern Europe also celebrate it!

under: Culture, History

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