The Idea of May Day on the March
Publisher: Leipziger Volkszeitung
Year Published: 1913
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX7981
The brilliant basic idea of May Day is the autonomous, immediate stepping forward of the proletarian masses, the political mass action of the millions of workers who otherwise are atomized by the barriers of the state in the day-to-day parliamentary affairs, who mostly can give expression to their own will only through the ballot, through the election of their representatives.