Friday, March 24, 2006
France: Protest Job Bill
After a weekend of protest, where 1.5 million people took to the streets. The labor unions have called a general strike to protest what they call, a new dangerous law.
The law would allow employers to fire people under age 26 without cause within two years of being hired.
Read Jerome a Paris's Blog in The European Tribune. It refutes the neoliberal arguments, found in the international press. The press portrays the government and big business as forward thinking, while portraying the victims as protectionist and selfish.
Thank you Histologian. Please visit this well written Greek leftist blog.
Posted by Frank Partisan at 10:12 PM