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May Day Parade

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Defected to the U.S.S.R.: 12 Jun 2011, 15:14
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Post 05 May 2021, 18:01
Here is a video of a May Day Parade , that was held in 1974 . I just thought that I'd post it here . The opening remarks start three minutes in , and the parade itself begins at around nineteen minutes in . https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=EsilskcZmcc A key difference I noticed between Soviet parades , such as this , and American , such as the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade , is that the former focuses more on the synchronized movement of people , rather than on floats , and balloons . Also I noticed the prominent inclusion of iconic images of figures , past and present .
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