Greek disabled fight EU-government cuts

This is a video about demonstrating Greek dockworkers.

Here is a video of an anti-cuts protest in Athens, Greece.

THOUSANDS of disabled people and their carers gathered in central Athens yesterday to protest against benefit cuts imposed by the government in return for a loan from the EU and International Monetary Fund: here.

Britain: Unions and campaigners marked the International Day of Disabled People today amid fears that government benefit policies are pushing many disabled workers to crisis point: here.

2 thoughts on “Greek disabled fight EU-government cuts

  1. Military ‘could run air traffic’

    (UKPA) – 1 hour ago

    The Spanish government has said it will allow its military to take over control of airspace if air traffic controllers do not return to work.

    In a statement, the government called on the controllers to resume work “immediately” or “defence will assume control of airspace”.

    A mass walkout by the country’s air traffic controllers forced the country’s air traffic authority to close eight airports, including the major European hub in Madrid on the eve of a major national holiday.

    Copyright © 2010 The Press Association. All rights reserved.


  2. Pingback: British pro- and anti-European Union politicians, both wrong | Dear Kitty. Some blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.