This extensive gallery of tall aspect ration photographs presents a variety of images from the May 1, 2019 U.S. Immigration Policy March and Rally held in Seattle, Washington on that day. This year's incarnation of the annual May Day immigration politics march and rally included a march along Seattle streets from Judkin's Park in south Seattle through parts of Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood, and then through parts of Seattle's downtown business core. The March concluded with two different sets of speeches, the first made in front of amazon.com headquarters and the second set of speeches made from a portable stage setup in front of the federal courthouse at 7th Avenue and Stewart Street. The immigration policy march and rally paused in front the amazon.com headquarters on 7th Avenue, where various speakers, including Seattle City Council member Lisa Herbold expressed their perspectives and concerns about the working conditions of employees of companies who contract with amazon.com to provide various types of services to amazon.com, such as security. The march portion of the immigration politics rally was led through the streets by the well known Aztec traditional dancing troop Ceatl Tonalli, whose dancers wear brightly colored traditional Aztec costumes as they conduct formal group dancing to the beat of a drum team. The photographs in this gallery are presented primarily in chronological order.
This gallery of photographs from the May 1, 2019 Immigration Policy March and Rally held in Seattle, Washington, presents most, if not all, of the speakers who gave speeches in front of the U.S. Federal District Courthouse that day. This annual May Day march and rally in Seattle includes a march through city streets from Judkin's Park in south Seattle, through parts of the Capitol Hill neighborhood, and then through parts of downtown Seattle, and ended with speeches from a portable stage setup in front of the federal courthouse at 7th Avenue and Stewart Street intersection.
On May 1, 2019, the Studio 2.8 photography team covered the Seattle May Day immigration politics march through the streets of Seattle, including the stop for workers' rights speeches at amazon.com headquarters, and finally for speeches at the U.S. District federal courthouse. The Studio 2.8 photography team has been photographing the Seattle May Day immigration rallies for many years. This year's May Day march and rally in Seattle was organized by multiple political groups, including Casa Latina which provides support services to immigrant domestic services workers, and the SEIU service worker's union.
The 2019 edition of Seattle's annual May Day immigration politics and workers' rights march and rally began at Judkin's Park in south Seattle. Attendees at the 2019 Seattle May Day Immigration march walked north from Judkin's Park through parts of Seattle's First Hill and Capitol Hill neighborhoods. At the head of the march was the well known Ceatl Tonalli Aztec dancers who performed their traditional dances along the way, with stopos for dance performances at each major street intersection.
Numerous Studio 2.8 photo galleries here on the www.studiopointeight.com website, provide unique, detailed, coverage of nearly every aspect of the 2019 Seattle May Day immigration politics march, rally, and speeches.
In this photograph taken on May 1, 2019 at the May Day Immigration politics march and rally, a man who wore an American Stars and Stripes flag like a shawl displayed posters with political slogans on them. The political slogans on the man's posters were, "Mr. President Need to Return the Dignity to Mexican People" and "No President of any County can Change the Constitution to hurt humans bins"(sic).
In this photograph from May 1, 2019 in Seattle, taken during the 2019 May Day immigration politics march and rally, one of the dancers with the amazing Ceatl Tonalli Aztec Dancers, indigenous American cultural dancing, wore a bright blue feather headdress as she danced in the downtown Seattle streets.
May Day in Seattle is a tale of two rallies. In this photograph from the May 1, 2015 rally held by various immigrant rights groups, in front of the Federal District Courthouse in downtown Seattle, with a street use permit from the city, a group of rally attendees held posters from an organization called "Northwest Immigrant Right Project" at nwirp.org.
May Day in Seattle is a tale of two rallies. In this series of photographs from the May 1, 2015 rally held by various immigrant rights groups, a series of indigenous American people, men and woman, wore a traditional festival dancing costume. During the march and rally this group stopped and performed numerous times. This dance group is a mainstay at political rallies in Seattle regarding immigration politics.