May 1, 2018

A worker picks flowers in Carlsbad, California, April 26. (CNS / Reuters / Mike Blake)

"At the center of every situation, especially work-related, should be the person and his or her dignity: that is why employment is a matter of justice, and it is an injustice not to have work!"

—Pope Francis, in his general audience, March 25, 2015

Today, May 1, is the feast day of St. Joseph the Worker and International Workers' Day.