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Hardrada Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-30-10 01:09 AM
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2. I recommended this since we need a general strike here
and have for decades.
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  -Spain: Ten million workers take part in general strike Hannah Bell  Sep-30-10 12:53 AM   #0 
  - This thread will sink like it never happened. DU is not so different from corp media...  Luminous Animal   Sep-30-10 01:07 AM   #1 
  - I recommended this since we need a general strike here  Hardrada   Sep-30-10 01:09 AM   #2 
  - Maybe that hopey and changey thing will morph into activism...  wundermaus   Sep-30-10 01:37 AM   #6 
  - I agree 1000%...  The Uncola   Sep-30-10 05:42 PM   #34 
  - What is the point?  dkf   Sep-30-10 01:29 AM   #5 
  - go back to bed.  Hannah Bell   Sep-30-10 02:04 AM   #8 
  - Lol! nt  laughingliberal   Sep-30-10 09:03 PM   #45 
  - Historically, they have. Commerce does not like losing money.  Luminous Animal   Sep-30-10 02:12 AM   #9 
  - Yes. Absolutely. Look at what Europe has compared to the US  Matariki   Sep-30-10 05:06 AM   #14 
  - You think it is because of a history of protest and strikes though?  dkf   Sep-30-10 08:55 AM   #19 
     - Yes, I do. People always have to fight for things like that.  Matariki   Sep-30-10 12:19 PM   #22 
     - I don't think the politicians are giving the workers these things out of  bluethruandthru   Sep-30-10 12:31 PM   #25 
     - Let's review. Citizens of Europe strike often & have a much better social contract than Americans  laughingliberal   Sep-30-10 09:06 PM   #47 
     - Yes, that and guillotines. (nt)  Autumn Colors   Sep-30-10 09:36 PM   #56 
  - They change a hell of a lot more than  Cal Carpenter   Sep-30-10 01:39 PM   #27 
  - obtuse  fascisthunter   Sep-30-10 09:01 PM   #44 
  - Did all the marches in the early 70's affect anything  HuskiesHowls   Sep-30-10 10:31 PM   #61 
  - maybe not. pictures from spain:  Hannah Bell   Sep-30-10 02:22 AM   #10 
  - Made the big board...  Fearless   Sep-30-10 09:08 PM   #48 
  - It did not sink.. but the reported figure is too high  bherrera   Sep-30-10 09:29 PM   #53 
  - Kick to prove you wrong  donheld   Sep-30-10 10:22 PM   #60 
  - The balls on Zapatero  leftstreet   Sep-30-10 01:16 AM   #3 
  - Maybe the next step is to reject minimum service requirements.  Luminous Animal   Sep-30-10 01:20 AM   #4 
  - if 10 million Americans...  awoke_in_2003   Sep-30-10 02:03 AM   #7 
  - We Need a General Strike  Kalun D   Sep-30-10 02:27 AM   #11 
  - What would we be striking for? A strike needs demands or goals  Synicus Maximus   Sep-30-10 09:30 PM   #54 
     - Equitable distribution of funds (i.e., less to CEO's, top managers, board members and more  tpsbmam   Sep-30-10 11:47 PM   #65 
  - K&R  Sherman A1   Sep-30-10 04:48 AM   #12 
  - recommend  xchrom   Sep-30-10 04:52 AM   #13 
  - K&R  maryf   Sep-30-10 05:32 AM   #15 
  - A worldwide solidarity week would be great!  Hubert Flottz   Sep-30-10 05:37 AM   #16 
  - there's 20% unemployment in spain, but they managed to organize a strike that shut down  Hannah Bell   Sep-30-10 05:44 AM   #17 
     - MSM is silent.  yodermon   Sep-30-10 03:01 PM   #31 
  - Kick  proud2BlibKansan   Sep-30-10 06:09 AM   #18 
  - K&R for Solidarity.  Brickbat   Sep-30-10 08:59 AM   #20 
  - K&R  Eyerish   Sep-30-10 09:12 AM   #21 
  - Good for them! K&R  Luciferous   Sep-30-10 12:20 PM   #23 
  - That is why the corps had to manufacture dissent In US  felix_numinous   Sep-30-10 12:23 PM   #24 
  - Exactly, the teabag stuff is an obvious distraction.  Hardrada   Sep-30-10 08:45 PM   #41 
  - See, this is how change happens  Cal Carpenter   Sep-30-10 01:23 PM   #26 
  - 10 million just in Spain!  lunatica   Sep-30-10 01:42 PM   #28 
  - K&R. n/t  gkhouston   Sep-30-10 02:19 PM   #29 
  - Power to the people! K & R!  earth mom   Sep-30-10 02:48 PM   #30 
  - Not letting this sink like my threads!  HughBeaumont   Sep-30-10 03:03 PM   #32 
  - Are they protesting the austerity measures?  AngryAmish   Sep-30-10 03:04 PM   #33 
  - Yup on the austerity measures.  liberation   Sep-30-10 09:12 PM   #50 
  - K&R  Odin2005   Sep-30-10 05:59 PM   #35 
  - wow  DemReadingDU   Sep-30-10 06:36 PM   #36 
  - K&R  hay rick   Sep-30-10 07:25 PM   #37 
  - K&R  SaveOurDemocracy   Sep-30-10 07:29 PM   #38 
  - k & r  girl gone mad   Sep-30-10 07:33 PM   #39 
  - rec gj spain  meow mix   Sep-30-10 07:35 PM   #40 
  - Some big differences between here and Spain  Lydia Leftcoast   Sep-30-10 08:49 PM   #42 
  - K&R n/t  Panaconda   Sep-30-10 08:55 PM   #43 
  - We need to do the same, right outside the Supreme Courthouse.  HCE SuiGeneris   Sep-30-10 09:03 PM   #46 
  - K & R nt  laughingliberal   Sep-30-10 09:08 PM   #49 
  - Right on.  lonestarnot   Sep-30-10 09:17 PM   #51 
  - K&R n/t  lordsummerisle   Sep-30-10 09:28 PM   #52 
  - K&R!! /nt  Overseas   Sep-30-10 09:32 PM   #55 
  - k & r  Starry Messenger   Sep-30-10 09:38 PM   #57 
  - Solidarity K&R nt  TBF   Sep-30-10 09:40 PM   #58 
  - K&R (nt)  Autumn Colors   Sep-30-10 09:41 PM   #59 
  - French, Spaniards, Ukraians... they fight for their rights openly...  SnoopDog   Sep-30-10 10:58 PM   #62 
  - Maybe cowards, maybe too estranged from reality.  HCE SuiGeneris   Oct-01-10 09:13 PM   #67 
  - K&R!  20score   Sep-30-10 11:15 PM   #63 
  - And when will Americans wake up --- ???  defendandprotect   Sep-30-10 11:42 PM   #64 
  - Imagine this attitude "going viral" in the U.S.  Greyhound   Oct-01-10 12:29 AM   #66 
  - and a big, fat, healthy KICK!  unkachuck   Oct-01-10 09:58 PM   #68 
 

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