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Anti-Austerity Protests and Strikes Rock Spain

Spain’s struggling public sector workers and the unemployed converged on
Spain’s capitol to denounce their governments decision to implement deeper
spending cuts.

Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced last month an additional $85 billon
more in austerity measures, accompanied with higher taxes, and possibly
request more bailout funds. As a result, Spaniards are turning to more direct
actions to challenge the government.

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