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Activists rally in New York for workers’ rights

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NEW YORK — About 100 labor activists, students and Occupy Wall Street protesters rallied in Union Square on Thursday in honor of International Workers’ Day. The protesters raised their voices for causes including rights for immigrants living in the country illegally and an increase in the minimum wage. Several thousand unionized workers marked May Day with a rally near City Hall and a twilight march to Wall Street. Others gathered in Zuccotti Park, the site ...

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