May Day...two opposites

Challenge #15 in the Eclectic series. Hosted by Ro13.
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Take your pick....traditionally around the world, May Day, also known as Beltane to some, is a Spring celebration where people dance around May Poles, Decorate Trees with flowers, honor nature and make merry! Show this rite of Spring in all it's colors and fun. -OR- May Day (May 1st) is also a day for the Laborer, the fight for the 8 hour work day, and the 1886 Hay Market Affair in Chicago. Show people working or taking part in activies that celebrate the worker. You will be allowed 2 entries, for 1 of each of the above if you like!
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Uppsala Mayday - Rally Vänster (Left) Party
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Mayday rally for the left (socialist) party in Uppsala Sweden. The traditional march runs through the town with a speech in the park pictured. Themes are both workers rights and also the Palestinian cause which appears to be an adopted cause by the left party.
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Submitted: Saturday, 1st May, 2010 16:58 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 1st May, 2010
Focal length: 20 mm
Shutter speed: 1/800 sec
Aperture: F2.5
ISO: 100
Notes: handheld.
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