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Strike Paralyzes Greece: Protests Turn Violent

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Posted on March 12 2010 5:00 pm
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by Reuters

Greek public and private sector workers went on strike on Thursday, grounding flights, shutting schools and halting public transport in the second nationwide walkout in two weeks in protest against austerity plans.

Athens’ streets echoed with loud-speakers blaring slogans calling for the rich to pay for a severe debt crisis, as thousands marched against cuts in civil servants’ income, tax hikes, a pension freeze and increase in the retirement age.

Read the whole thing (via Instapundit).

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