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 country struggling with 26% unemployment.

As hundreds of flights were [...]

Farmers end Sino Gold blockade

The Chinese farmers who had forced Sino Gold Mining Ltd to halt operations at its White Mountain mine in Jilin province in a dispute over alleged water contamination stopped blocking road access yesterday, local police said.