A Nigerian Army veteran attends a parade marking Workers' Day in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos May 1, 2013. Image: Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters
Tens of thousands take to the streets in Barcelona, Spain, on Labor Day. General Secretaries Josep Maria Alvarez of the UGT and Joan Carles Gallego, CC.OO, leading the march. General secretaries Josep Maria Alvarez of the UGT and Joan Carles Gallego, CC.OO, leading the march on the Labor day demonstration in Barcelona. -- Called by the mayor unions CC.OO and UGT, tens of thousands march through the city center of Barcelona to protest the Troika, the austerity measures and the government under the slogan they will all mess it up on 1st of May.
Immigrant and Greek workers march together in central Athens during a rally for International Worker's Day. -- Demonstrators gathered for International Worker's Day in central Athens. Image: Marcos Andronicou