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May Day marchers rally for worker's rights

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Hundreds of representatives of organized labor and Latino rights groups held a May Day rally and march in downtown San Diego Sunday afternoon. 

Participants in the event which started at 1 p.m. at San Diego City College are demanding livable wages and an end to deportations. The theme of Sunday's rally is "Workers Rights Have no Borders.''

Protesters marched from downtown to Chicano Park in Barrio Logan.

Groups involved included American Friends Service Committee, Association of Raza Educators, the International Socialist Organization, San Diego Immigration Rights Consortium, San Diego Education Association, Service Employees International Union and National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals.

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