Spain … miners say no to austerity

From the Guardian.co.uk:

Tens of thousands of people turned out on Tuesday night to greet the miners who, with their helmet lanterns ablaze, strode into the city’s central Puerta del Sol, famous as the centre of Spain’s indignado protest movement.

Many see the miners as in the vanguard of the fight against austerity measures which were made still more drastic on Wednesday and threaten to deepen a double-dip recession.

Spanish coal miners bring message of defiance to Madrid | World news | guardian.co.uk

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