European Workers Strike Over Austerity Measures – NYTimes.com

Coordinated strikes make Europe almost begin to sound like a single  entity.  Almost.

The breadth of the demonstrations, which affected scores of cities, reflected widespread unhappiness with high unemployment, slowing growth and worsening economic prospects in Europe, and the resistance that European governments confront as they push plans for more belt tightening. Occasional clashes with the police were reported in some cities.

via European Workers Strike Over Austerity Measures – NYTimes.com.

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