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Amnesty International workers start strike
Posted on 20 Nov 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

LONDON (AP) - Amnesty International workers in London walked off the job on Tuesday as the second strike in as many months raised questions about the organization's ability to remain one of the world's pre-eminent human rights advocates. Workers... Read More

French unions strike to keep right to retire at 60
Posted on 28 May 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

PARIS - (AP) Strikes across France delayed flights, closed schools and frustrated commuters Thursday as workers protested government plans to raise the retirement age past 60 one of the lowest even in Europe. President Nicolas Sarkozy says retiring... Read More

General strike hits indebted Greece over new cuts
Posted on 5 May 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

ATHENS, Greece - (AP) Flights to and from Greece were grounded, trains and ferries suspended their routes and public services were paralyzed Wednesday as angry Greek workers went on strike to protest harsh new spending cuts aimed at saving their country... Read More