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Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Europe Faces Demonstrations Over “Austerity”


“Painful cuts by overspending EU countries come head to a head with mounting social anger on Wednesday when labour leaders call angry workers onto streets right across the continent. Set for its largest Europe-wide protest for a decade is Brussels where labour leaders are planning to bring 100,000 people from 30 countries to say ‘No to austerity!’” (AFP, Tuesday)

Union protesting budget austerity? Sounds like a good problem to have.

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