May Day protests held across the US

Tens of thousands marched across different cities in the US to mark May Day. Many rallies harked back to the day's roots - a crackdown on mainly immigrant workers in the 1890s.

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    Tens of thousands marched across different cities in the United States to mark May Day.

    Many rallies harked back to the day's roots - a crackdown on mainly immigrant workers in the 1890s.

    In Washington, DC, people marched for better pay and conditions.

    Al Jazeera’s Shihab Rattansi reports.


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