All posts tagged "strike"
Puerto Rico Legal Services lawyers go on strike
Claim the gov't entity refuses to sign a 'fair' collective bargaining agreement
- Posted January 8, 2019
Puerto Rico public teachers union calls for Aug. 15 strike
Among its demands are a halt to closures, promised raise and no privatization, educational vouchers or charter schools
- Posted August 6, 2018
Puerto Rico unions announce protests against furlough
Say it will be a 'national mobilization' similar to May 1 demonstration
- Posted August 21, 2017
Prime minister announces handouts as strike cripples Greece
ATHENS, Greece – As thousands of Greeks protested against government spending cuts during a general strike that crippled the country Thursday, struggling Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced one-off measures to ease the burden on pensioners and island...
- Posted December 8, 2016
Hundreds More Flights Cancelled on Day 3 of Lufthansa Strike
BERLIN — Germany’s largest airline, Lufthansa, canceled 830 short- and medium-haul flights on Friday affecting 100,000 passengers after a pilots’ strike entered its third day in a long-running dispute over wages. The carrier also announced the cancellation...
- Posted November 25, 2016
Trump Taj Mahal Workers: Strike Fights Owner’s ‘Tyranny’
No new talks scheduled
- Posted July 4, 2016
Greek Unions to Hold General Strike Feb. 4 on Pension Reform
ATHENS, Greece – Union discontent is growing in Greece against planned pension reforms, with civil servants joining in a strike by private sector workers next month in what will be the first general strike of the year...
- Posted January 18, 2016