• Short Summary

    Inspite Greek government's decision to celebrate May 1st Day on Friday May 9th, and this for today May 1st is the orthodox Holy Thursday, Communist-controlled organizations such as the Revolutionary Communist Movement, the Labour Leninist-Marxist Movement, the Socialist Liberation Front, Communist Revolutionary Liberation Front, Greek Communist Youth, etc., organized today a march through Athens streets to Kessariani communist stronghold (center).

  • Description

    1.
    Four different plakats reading "long live labour may 1st Day".


    2.
    Gathering point at Pedion Areos Park.


    3.
    The communist-anarchists starting their march with their plakats, reading "Bread-Work-liberty", "National Independence", "Popular Democracy", "Chicago 1864 : first slaughter of labourers.


    4.
    Many and various shots from the march (GV, CU and closer shots). through Alexandras avenue en route to Kessariani.




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    Background: Inspite Greek government's decision to celebrate May 1st Day on Friday May 9th, and this for today May 1st is the orthodox Holy Thursday, Communist-controlled organizations such as the Revolutionary Communist Movement, the Labour Leninist-Marxist Movement, the Socialist Liberation Front, Communist Revolutionary Liberation Front, Greek Communist Youth, etc., organized today a march through Athens streets to Kessariani communist stronghold (center). The communists attempted first to gather at Kotzias Square, but, finally due to Police restriction and measures, changed their massing point which is the Pedion Areos Park.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA26Y9G3AHQSR6MSL1FPIMJH65C
    Media URN:
    VLVA26Y9G3AHQSR6MSL1FPIMJH65C
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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