Today in Pictures: Slave Labor Protests, WWII Re-enactment, Buddha’s Birthday and Beyonce

May 8, 2012 3:10pm

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Rea Inu Bake, from the Indian tribe Hunikui, takes part in a protest against slave labor outside the Chamber of Deputies in Brasilia, Brazil, May 8, 2012. Brazil’s lower house is expected to vote on a constitutional amendment that would punish landholders found to be using slave labor. The bill would allow the government to confiscate all property of those found to be using slave labor. (Eraldo Peres/AP Photo)

 

 

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The Great Britain Synchronized Swimming team poses after the announcement of the synchronized swimming athletes for the London 2012 Olympic Games at Garrison Sports Centre, May 8, 2012 in Aldershot, England. (Clive Rose/Getty Images)

 

 

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Beyonce Knowles attends the “Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations” Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, May 7, 2012 in New York City. (Kevin Mazur/WireImage/Getty Images)

 

 

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A South Korean worker attaches a devotee’s name tag with their wishes on a lantern, in the preparation for the birthday celebration of Buddha, which falls on May 28, at Jogye temple in Seoul, South Korea, May 8, 2012. About one-third of South Korea’s 48 million people are Buddhists. (Lee Jin-man/AP Photo)

 

 

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History enthusiasts dressed as Soviet soldiers and Nazi soldiers re-enact the liberation of Bratislava, May 8, 2012 during the commemoration of the 67th anniversary of the end of World War II. (Samuel Kubani/AFP/Getty Images)

 

 

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Participants in the Flora Dance make their way through the town as they celebrate Helston Flora Day on May 8, 2012 in Helston, England. The Flora Dance, also known as the Furry Dance, is one of the UK’s oldest customs still practiced today and is said to be a celebration of the passing of winter and the arrival of spring. (Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

 

 

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Actors, from left, Josh Brolin, Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones arrive for the Japan premiere of their film ” Men in Black III ” in Tokyo, May 8, 2012. (Koji Sasahara/AP Photo)

 

 

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Claire Lomas crosses the finish line of the Virgin London Marathon, May 8, 2012 in London. Lomas, who is paralyzed from the waist down after a riding accident in 2007, has taken 16 days to complete the 26.2 mile route. Starting out with 36,000 other runners she has averaged 2 miles a day with the help of a bionic ReWalk suit. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

 

 

 

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A Pakistani worker decorates a canal with artificial flowers, in Lahore, Pakistan, May 7, 2012. (K.M. Chaudary/AP Photo)

 

 

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A group of young Sri Lankan Buddhist monks spend their evening at the sea front in Colombo, Sri Lanka, May 8, 2012. (Eranga Jayawardena/AP Photo)

 

 

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Inmate Ronald Marinez, center, prays among other prisoners gathered for a Catholic Mass in the courtyard of La Esperanza penal center in San Salvador, El Salvador, May 7, 2012. The prisoners asked for Monsignor Fabio Colindres to hold a Mass for them at the prison. (Luis Romero/AP Photo)
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