May Day: A Look Back at 1971 Vietnam War Protests

May Day 1971: 40,000 Shut Down DC to Protest Vietnam War Largest Mass-Arrest in US History GJEP Founding Board Member Will Miller (far left) with his Vermont-based affinity group in Washington, DC on May 1, 1971 as part… Read More

1 May 2020 Daily Digest of COVID-19 News and Analysis

COVID-19 UNDERSCORES WHY WE NEED TO MAKE MAY DAY RADICAL AGAIN (1 MAY 2020) Truthout: Millions of Americans have lost their jobs and health care in the midst of the pandemic lockdown and people are, reasonably, looking for… Read More

Workers’ Struggles at Heart of May Day Holiday

Happy May Day! In celebration of May Day, the offices of Global Justice Ecology Project will be closed. Why May Day? While May Day has its ancient roots in the celebration of the return of spring and the… Read More

Join the Majority on May Day: Protect the Planet, Defend our People

Via Indigenous Environmental Network:   Following the historical Stand With Standing Rock Native Nations Rise, a March of 5,000 Indigenous Peoples and allies in Washington, D.C. on March 10th, on April 4, the anniversary of Martin Luther King… Read More