Occupy Chicago Gears Up For May Day Rally

April 11, 2012 12:00 AM

Occupy Chicago Gears Up For May Day Rally

" A joint labor-immigrant march and rally is in the works for May Day in Chicago meant to support local unions and protest job cuts.

Occupy Chicago will join members of labor, faith, student and community movements for a demonstration "in the tradition of both the mass immigrant rights marches of 2006 and the long standing celebration of May Day," Occupy organizers said Wednesday in a statement.

The May 1 protest is scheduled to begin at noon at Union Park, followed by a march downtown and a 3 p.m "

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