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In the following days, more workers joined and the number of strikers grew to almostIn particular the plant alder, which grows along the rivers, is considered the symbol of life and that's why it is often present in the ritual.

It is inaccurate to say that labor unions were "taken over" by anarchists and socialists, but rather anarchists and socialist made up the labor unions.

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How widespread the strike movement became in can be seen from the fact that while in there were only 2, establishments affected by strikes, the number involved in the following year had increased to 11, Partial strikes and open skirmishes in the streets on May Day,showed that the workers in all warring countries were freeing themselves from the poisonous influence of their traitorous leaders.

As the day of the strike was approaching and it was becoming evident that the leadership of the K. May Day has a public holiday, too. At the end of the song, the youth rose up and a flower wreath was placed on his head. Cameron, the editor of the Workingmen's Advocate, published in Chicago, was sent as delegate in his stead.

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