Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog:
From daily News Line in Britain:
Friday, 14 December 2012
‘ALL EUROPE IS FIGHTING’ say Greek workers
GREEK local government along with college and university administrative workers are continuing with occupations, strikes and demonstrations against the government’s mass sackings plans.
On Wednesday, the trades unions confederation of local government workers POE-OTA organised demonstrations in Athens and in all major Greek cities. They were joined by civil servants who are also facing mass sackings.
Demonstrators chanted ‘Capitalists you are robbers – your profits cost human lives’, ‘Athens, Rome, Madrid, Lisbon – All Europe is fighting’, and ‘No to sackings and cuts – make the capitalists pay for the crisis’.
Marchers carried placards with the photographs of the 1930s dictator Metaxas next to the present Minister for Administrative Reforms Manitakis with the caption ‘Same policies, same results – sackings and unemployment.’
As the march passed by the offices of…
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