GREECE: MAKE THE BOSSES PAY!
The series of mass strikes rocking Greece should be an inspiration – and an example – to every trade unionist here in Aotearoa.
Greece’s government is calling for a range of savage cuts - a freeze on pensions, salary cuts for public sector workers, a hike in a GST-like sales tax increases – all of which will make already hard lives even harder. Europe’s rulers are demanding even more to come and their message is clear: it’s workers and the poor who should pay for the crisis.
But workers are fighting back and once again dis-proving the bosses’ mantra There Is No Alternative.
The articles provide useful eyewitness coverage, background and analysis.