May Day in the Bay to Be Part of May 1st General StrikeSan Francisco Bay Area 26 Apr 2006 06:08 GMT
Immigrant rights and Latino organizations all over the US are calling for a general strike on May 1st. The March 25th Coalition against HR 4437 in Los Angeles has called for nationwide coordination, around the points "No Work, No School, No Sales, and No Buying," and also for rallies around symbols of economic trade. The convergences in San Francisco will be at 8:30am at Montgomery & Market and 5:00pm at the Federal Building. A protest has also been called for 4:00pm on May 1st at MacArthur BART in Oakland. There will also be marches and rallies in Santa Cruz and Watsonville, "Paro Nacional" events in Fresno and additional actions around the state will likely be announced in coming days.