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What was the "Haymarket Massacre" in 1886?

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What was the "Haymarket Massacre" in 1886?
posted Sep 8, 2021 by Yogeshwar Thakur

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Chicago police fired on striking workers
When Chicago police fired on workers during a general strike for the eight hour day, killing several demonstrators and resulting in the deaths of several police officers, largely from friendly fire. May Day was formally recognized as an annual event in 1891.

answer Sep 9, 2021 by Anuradha Tabyal
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