Some 1,600 Palestinian prisoners currently on hunger strike throughout Israeli jails, first cat cafe opens in Austria, opium in Afghanistan and more in today’s daily brief.
May Day or International Workers’ Day has become a day of protest for many in the world demanding better working conditions, higher wages, and social equality. It began as a commemoration of the 1886 Haymarket Riot in Chicago, a peaceful protest for the right to an 8-hour workday that became a deadly clash with police. Today it is celebrated in more than 80 countries.
Money bunny want to spank the naughty banks, a gathering of vintage Volkswagens in Germany, a nearly-nude Beltane pile of people and more in today’s daily brief.