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May 1, 2012 at 3:52 PM

Raw videos of May Day protests

Rally at Marion Street and Second Avenue

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May Day protesters rallying at Marion Street and Second Avenue listen to speeches near downtown Seattle around 6:41 p.m. Credit: DANNY GAWLOWSKI / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Protesters march along Jackson Street

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May Day protesters march along South Jackson Street. Among them are members of El Comité Pro-Reforma Migratoria Y Justicia Social, a social justice organization based in Seattle which focuses on civil, labor and human rights. Credit: KEN LAMBERT / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Police attempt to clear downtown intersection

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Police attempt to clear the intersection of protesters at 4th Ave and Pine St. during May Day protests in downtown Seattle on May 1, 2012. Credit: DANNY GAWLOWSKI / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Protester arrested after refusing to move on

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Raw video shows a May Day protester who was arrested by SPD after refusing to leave the Fourth Avenue and Pike Street area. Credit: DANNY GAWLOWSKI / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Damaged storefronts

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Video shows the aftermath following violent May Day protests that left downtown Seattle storefronts, including American Apparel and Niketown seen here, and car windows shattered. Credit: ERIK LACITIS / THE SEATTLE TIMES

May Day protesters

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Raw video shows May Day protesters marching down 5th Avenue and Vine Street on May 1, 2012. Credit: ERIKA SCHULTZ / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Occupy protesters speak at a Westlake Park rally

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About 100 people attended a rally at Westlake Park, around 8 p.m., where various individuals spoke in a “mike check.” Credit: ERIK LACITIS / THE SEATTLE TIMES
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