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French Holidays – Fête du Travail Posted by on May 1, 2009

Today is International Workers’ Day in many countries around the world including France.  Originally created as an international strikers’ day as part of the labor movement in commemoration of the fight for the eight-hour work day, it is a legal working holiday or day off for most people in the countries that celebrate it.  In…

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