What Is Memorial Day?

Memorial Day is a US federal holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, that remembers those who died while serving in the armed forces. It should not be confused with Veterans Day which celebrates the service of all US veterans, Armed Forces Day which honours those currently serving, or

Why Do We Celebrate May Day?

May Day is a public holiday on or around the first of May. It is primarily celebrated as the first day of summer in countries with ancient European pagan heritage, but is also the date of International Workers' Day which recognises the Chicago Haymarket Affair. Traditional May Day festivities coincide with