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Spain: Enric Duran on social movements and the institutional path

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Spain: Enric Duran on social movements and the institutional path

What we saw in Greece is that no government of an EU state can confront the troika and neoliberal capitalism without having the people of the streets on its side. What makes me write these lines is that this social demobilization has started to take place in Catalonia and Spain. [...]

September 26, 2015 Author: Enric Durán

Greece: The unsolvable equation

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Greece: The unsolvable equation

The crisis in Greece and Europe, the four sociopolitical currents it generated and the ongoing conflict between them. [...]

December 31, 2013 Author: Kostas Gardounis

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