International May Day 2014  |  World Socialist Web Site  WSWS.ORG

Thank you to all our supporters and to everyone who attended the International Online May Day Rally!

You helped us make this historic event a success: over 2,000 workers, young people, retirees and many others attended from more than 90 countries, from every continent on the planet except Antarctica.

We are publishing below the videos and statements by the speakers.

Read the complete speech by David North, chairman of the World Socialist Web Site international editorial board and national chairman of the Socialist Equality Party (US): "The capitalist crisis and the fight for socialist internationalism".

Read the complete speech by Nick Beams, national secretary of the Socialist Equality Party of Australia: "May Day 2014 and the breakdown of world capitalism".

Read the complete speech by Wije Dias, national secretary of the Socialist Equality Party of Sri Lanka: "The international struggles of the working class and the perspective of Permanent Revolution".

Read the complete speech by Peter Schwarz, secretary of the International Committee of the Fourth International:"The European Union and the United Socialist States of Europe".

Read the complete speech by Uli Rippert, national secretary of the Partei für Soziale Gleichheit in Germany (PSG): "The struggle against militarism and war".

Read the complete speech by Chris Marsden, national secretary of the Socialist Equality Party (UK): "Ukraine crisis: A turning point in world history".

Read the complete speech by James Cogan, assistant national secretary of the Socialist Equality Party of Australia: "The US pivot and the threat of war in Asia".

Read the complete speech by Julie Hyland, assistant national secretary of the Socialist Equality Party (UK): "The socially criminal consequences of austerity in Europe".

Read the complete speech by Andre Damon, national secretary of the International Youth and Students for Social Equality (US): "Young people must fight for the socialist future".

Read the complete speech by Joseph Kishore, national secretary of the Socialist Equality Party (US): "May Day and the American working class".

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