Strike Report: Greece

From The New York Times: Greek Workers Strike Against New Round of Austerity

With ever-increasing intensity, Greek workers are asked to pay more while earning less. Meanwhile, the bosses continue to use the threat of “a potentially catastrophic default” as their sword of Damocles against a workforce that already faces a staggering unemployment rate of 19%. The union rank and file know the score: they are presently living the catastrophe of austerity and refuse to take it on the chin any longer.

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