Against the Grain

May Day Meanings

What does May Day, as an anarchist and socialist political project, commemorate? Nicolas Lampert and Paul Buhle share historical background; Cindy Milstein reviews anarchist principles; Richard Lichtman considers what Marx called alienation; and Paul C. Gray discusses the importance of identifying workers’ issues of concern and creating democratic structures. (Encore presentation.)

(Image on main page by Washington Area Spark.)


Artist Song Album Label
Jamie xxGirlIn Colour - Preview White LabelYoung Turks Recordings Ltd
Dhamaal SoundsystemR/evolutionDhamaal SoundsystemDhamaal SF - Surya Vault Records
Nilüfer YanyaLike I Say (I runaway)Like I Say (I runaway)Ninja Tune