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World Popular Resistance Clippings 2/18/2013

Iberia workers and riot police clash at start of five-day strike   Riot police clashed with striking workers (video) from Spain‘s Iberia airline on Monday as they began a five-day stoppage in protest at plans to sack a fifth of the workforce in a … Continue reading

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Sunderland health workers protest over millions of pounds of cuts

HEALTH workers came out in force against “damaging attacks” on the NHS at a hospital demonstration. Scores of Unison members, including porters, nurses, switchboard operators and clerical staff, staged the protest outside Sunderland Royal Hospital. The demonstration was part of … Continue reading

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Major Czech labor unions launch campaign to protest government reforms; may strike if fails

PRAGUE (AP) – The umbrella organization for the Czech Republic’s major labor unions says it is launching a campaign to protest government proposed reforms. Unions chairman Jaroslav Zavadil says the reforms of pension, health care and tax systems are unjust … Continue reading

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