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#1Mayo: There is no force more powerful than unity

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“… Given its power, given its triumph since January 1, May Day has become a powerful factor, decisive in the political life of the country, because, with the general strike called with the Rebel Army, it was the working class that delivered the final blow to those plans to snatch the people’s victory at the last moment, as they had done on other occasions …”

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Honoring working class heroes

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Men and women who have devoted their lives for the benefit of society were awarded the honorary title of Heroes and Heroines of Labor of the Republic of Cuba, presented by José Ramón Machado Ventura, second secretary of the Party Central Committee.

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Our commitment to Cuba

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The Cuban Workers Federation (CTC) and national trade unions convoke our people to a massive mobilization to celebrate May Day, under the maxim of “Unity, Commitment, and Victory,” at a very special time, as we undertake a fundamental process at the grassroots level leading to the 21st CTC Congress.

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Cuba Begins May Day Activities With Voluntary Work

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The call will first materialize on March 31 and April 1, and it will be intended to do useful and necessary labors for the production and services such as in building projects, agriculture and the sugar harvest, including industrial works as well as planting or cleaning sugar cane. Likewise, the initiative will reach the tourist sector, as well as sanitation and cleaning of institutions and communities.

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Preparations underway for the 2019 Cuban trade union congress

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Preparations for the Cuban Workers’ Federation (CTC) 21st Congress will characterize union activities this 2018, which entails an assembly process of all collectives to collect opinions, demands, and guidelines to be evaluated at the national event, stated CTC Secretary General Ulises Guilarte de Nacimiento, a member of the Communist Party of Cuba Political Bureau, during a press conference.

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Bolivia enacts law to provide job stability for the disabled

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Bolivian President Evo Morales has enacted a law to guarantee job stability for workers with serious disabilities.
The law also establishes a job quota for disabled people and offers a monthly payment of US$36 for those who are no longer able to work.

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Can you cover a parade of thousands of people in Cuba with an unhappy person and a flag?

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Cuba surprises the world every May 1st., with parades that bring together millions of people all over the island. It is a disturbing image for the centers of power, which try to tarnish it through its powerful propagandistic mechanisms.

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The unity that strengthens us

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The activities that began yesterday, April 11, with the reading of the call to participate in this year’s May Day celebrations, will demonstrate the majority commitment of our people to the Revolution, stated Ulises Guilarte de Nacimiento, a member of the Party Political Bureau and secretary general of the Cuban Workers’ Federation (CTC), during a press conference in Havana.