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And while the catalyst for the protests differs between unions, the main factor is the government's plan to remove tens of thousands of public service jobs, plus the recently imposed pay freeze, threats against paid sick leave and the recently introduced raft of labour reforms.  

I suppose, ET's correspondents in France are preparing tonight essays regarding the labor value of EUR ... in Germany.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Mon Oct 9th, 2017 at 08:20:36 PM EST
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another one
LOCAL/AFP | Merkel backs 'unity of Spain' in call with Rajoy
[DE spokesman Steffen Seibert] also said then that Merkel was not seeking to mediate between parties in the Spanish dispute.


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Mon Oct 9th, 2017 at 08:28:16 PM EST
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The defiant one's carrying pickets in English?

source: Workers' rights in Germany: Not everyone can go on strike

source: French workers strike against Macron's economic reforms
Surely they must know the international languages of division and money is Russian.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Wed Oct 11th, 2017 at 07:39:50 PM EST
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English internationalises your message. These issues are all over europe, all over the world. So spread the word in English (well American really - yanks speak almost the same language as the english)

keep to the Fen Causeway
by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Wed Oct 11th, 2017 at 08:18:50 PM EST
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jeez, neoliberalism hit's France 40 years late, just at the point when the rest of the world realises what a load of fraudulent crock it really was

keep to the Fen Causeway
by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Wed Oct 11th, 2017 at 08:15:56 PM EST
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idunno ... there was that Sarkozy episode ...

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Wed Oct 11th, 2017 at 08:54:04 PM EST
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