Spain: Hundreds of Thousands Protest Labour Law Changes
LabourStart headline - Source: This Day
Nice turnout. Greece is getting it the worst but the handwriting is on the wall for all to see. I'm looking forward to this summer.
Get ready....Spain, Portugal, Ireland
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People attend a demonstration against austerity measures at the Puerta del Sol in Madrid on February 21, 2012. Anger over budget cuts that have left Spanish schools short of toilet paper and heating has boiled over into mass street protests and bloody baton charges by riot police. Tuesday saw the latest of nearly a week of protests in the eastern city of Valencia, capital of the most indebted of Spain's regions, in a movement dubbed 'the Valencian Spring' on the Twitter online social network.
AP Photo 1 week ago
Thousands of demonstrators march during a protest against the austerity economic measures taken by the Portuguese center-right coalition government Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012 in Lisbon. Portugal's government is enacting an austerity economic program linked to a 78 billion euro ($103 billion) bailout needed in 2011.