Tag Archives: May Day

Good Morning Mission!

It is currently 7 a.m., 50°, and headed toward the low 70s as this summer-like weather continues. May Day, also known as International Worker’s Day, is tomorrow, and a march for immigrant rights is scheduled at 24th and Mission streets. Additionally, a “bike cavalry” will leave from 16th and Mission and head to the Golden Gate Bridge to take part in...

PHOTOS: Protesters March for Immigrants’ Rights

Approximately 200 people gathered at 24th and Mission streets to march for immigrants’ rights Tuesday morning, in honor of May Day. The march started at 10:30 a.m. at the BART plaza on Mission Street. Protesters then marched along Mission Street to 16th Street.           Photo by: Neil Nag Photo by: Molly Roy Photo by: Molly Roy...

May Day Protest Moves Through the Mission

Over 200 activists, union members, and community groups marched peacefully from City Hall through the Mission on Friday to mark International Worker’s Day. The march, which coincided with San Francisco’s citywide minimum wage increase to $12.25 an hour, snaked down Mission Street to a final rally at the 24th Street Bart Plaza. Protesters spoke out against police violence, economic inequality and violence against migrants,...