The 14th of November general strike in Barcelona started in the very first hours of the night, with pickets closing bars and spaces still open at night in several city’s neighborhoods, such as Gràcia, where more than 300 people managed to shut down bars, while a supermarket and banks were attacked […]
Back in September, CGT announced a general strike for October 31 around the whole Spanish state. Weeks later, yellow unions CCOO and UGT called for another one on November 14 and CGT decided to move its strike to the same day as the main unions. Nonetheless, CGT kept the strike in Barcelona for October 31 […]
One more person has been arrested this morning in Barcelona over the riots in that same city during last March 29 general strike. The arrested person, a 21 year old female, has been taken to the Travessera de les Corts police station and will be brought to court tomorrow. This is the arrest number 114 […]
Major basque trade unions as well as CNT, CGT and 100 other social organisations have called for a general strike on September 26 in Southern Basque Country to protest against the sales tax hikes and spending cuts approved recently by the Spanish government.
Six new arrests in the town of Sabadell (Barcelona province) rise to 113 the number of people arrested in Catalunya for taking part in the March 29 strike. Pau Llonch, vocalist of the At Versaris group, is among the people arrested today. More than 100 people gathered outside the town’s police station as soon […]
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