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LABOUR DAY 2022 - OUR MILESTONES

LABOUR DAY 2022 - OUR MILESTONES

  • 6/29/2022 5:26:00 AM
Labour Day, also known as International Workers’ Day or May Day, is held in observance of workers’ struggles in the workplace. Trinidad and Tobago’s celebrations are held on June 19, in observance of the Oilfields Labour Riots in 1937. These riots were led by Tubal Uriah “Buzz” Butler. This event and its repercussions are generally seen as the genesis of the modern trade union movement in Trinidad and Tobago. Prior to and after the riots, there were other cont...
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