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Spain strikes back on N14

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Spain strikes back on N14

Hundreds of thousands of people participated in the demos of the second general strike during this year – the eighth to date during Spain's post-Franco democratic history. The unions declared that the participation reached over 76 percent. The highest percentages were in Catalunya, Asturias, famous for the recent miners’ struggle, and Galicia (80 percent), followed [...]

November 14, 2012 Author: Sofia Tipaldou

Spain: Workers unite in mass mobilisations against austerity

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Spain: Workers unite in mass mobilisations against austerity

‘It’s not a crisis, it’s a fraud!’, was the chant of the people in Spain’s biggest mobilisation since the labour reforms were introduced. The 19 July general strike was the turning point of the people’s struggle against their government’s austerity policies. Participation was even bigger than in the 29 March general strike. This time, the [...]

July 24, 2012 Author: Sofia Tipaldou