Unions, immigrant groups to march in California cities

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Police have made at least 32 arrests.

Five people in Seattle were arrested, one for hurling a rock as pro- and anti-Trump demonstrators faced off.

Police say they have arrested four activists for chaining themselves together to block the entrance to the county administration building in downtown Oakland.

Police officers were trying to disperse a protest rally during a strike in favor of an eight-hour shift.

But as of Monday evening, the protests nationally were overwhelmingly peaceful.

Police say the permit was being canceled "due to numerous incidents of thrown projectiles, incendiary devices, and other unsafe conditions".

Rallies elsewhere across the country were boisterous but mostly orderly.

In Providence, Rhode Island, about the same number of people gathered at Burnside Park before a two-hour protest that touched on deportation, profiling and wage theft.

Similar marches will begin at 4 pm.in front of the Lynn City Hall and Brockton City Hall.

The turnout is expected to rival the 2006 May Day protests, which saw more than a million march in protest of a proposed immigration law that ultimately failed.

Precautions were in place in Seattle, where officials were on the lookout for incendiary devices and gun-carrying protesters after a January shooting outside a political event and an incident during May Day 2016 in which a protester tossed an unlit Molotov cocktail at police.

"I wasn't that vocal until Trump started campaigning", Mello, who works as a magazine editor, said. Above the crowd waved signs preaching solidarity.

Retired social worker Christina Reilly Vaccarino, 78, who emigrated from Ireland at age 15 with a green card allowing her to work as a nanny, said she was "disgusted" by Trump's policies on immigration, taxes and workers' rights.

Undocumented immigrants rallied protesters Monday through the bars of a mock jail cell outside the Bernalillo Metropolitan Court House to denounce the "deportation of black and brown bodies".

David Ayala-Zamora is the state field director for Promise Arizona.

"I came to America at a time when everyone in Ireland believed that America is so wonderful, so great".

Among them is 28-year-old Brenda Burciaga, a USA citizen whose mother is set to be deported to Mexico soon.

"Everyone deserves dignity", said Ms Burciaga, whose mother is due to be deported after living in the USA for about 20 years.

Streets around the Sansome Street office are closed as a few hundred residents, immigrants, youth, and workers march in the area.

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The park rally followed demonstrations citywide. "I hope at least they listen". "Donald Trump never built anything".

The "Here to Stay" rallies in Boston, Chelsea, and Everett on Monday are also meant to be a call for MA lawmakers to approve the Safe Communities Act.

Otherwise known as International Workers' Day, it has also been called "Loyalty Day" in the United States as a reaction to the communist countries claiming International Workers' Day as their own.

Demonstrators participate in a protest by the Yemeni community against U.S. President Donald Trump's travel ban in the Brooklyn borough of NY, U.S., February 2, 2017.

In Miami, Mayor Tomás Regalado, in a gesture of solidarity with immigrants, handed a key to the city to Miguel Bernal, a Guatemalan who works in farms and construction in Homestead.

Despite the president's and attorney-general's assurances, Trump's administration has repeatedly cracked down on unauthorized immigrants, as well as the jurisdictions that protect them. "For the president's first trip back to New York, we're going to give him another statement about what our New York stands for", said Steve Choi, NY Immigration Coalition.

"We oppose the criminalization of immigrants!"

Politicians and hundreds of CT residents attended a "Here to Stay" immigrants' rights rally in Hartford on Saturday.

Indonesian demonstrators participate in a May Day protest in Surabaya. They chanted "Donald Trump has got to go!" at the White House gates.

Earlier Monday, about500 people rallied outside of Wells Fargo and

A one-day-fits-all demonstration for everyone he's managed to upset.

In Philadelphia, about 1,000 school teachers picketed at schools around the city.

Rallies and marches are planned nationwide.

These protests will be a repurposing of May 1, or May Day, which has played the role of Labor Day in many countries across the globe for over 100 years.

At Cesar Chavez Elementary in San Jose, parents organized 400 students to march around campus during recess.

The educators have been working almost four years without a contract and almost five without a pay raise.

While union members traditionally march on May 1 for workers' rights around the world, the day has become a rallying point for immigrants in the US since massive demonstrations were held on the date in 2006 against a proposed immigration enforcement bill.

Worldwide, union members traditionally march on May 1 for workers' rights.

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