French anti-Sarkozy strikes and the media

This is a video about the strikes in France.

The mass strikes mounted in the last week by workers in France against the pension cuts of President Nicolas Sarkozy have attracted the ire of Roger Cohen, the New York Times’ chief foreign affairs editor: here. See also here.

Belgian railway workers shut down virtually the entire national rail network and disrupted international services today in protest at rail freight reforms which could cost hundreds of train drivers’ jobs: here.

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