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"Catalonia, New State Of Europa"
Parliament of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
27 Sep 2012

Barcelona, Spain. About 400 people from the National Assembly of Catalonia (ACN), gathered at the gates of Parliament to demand the independence of Catalonia on Thursday, September 27, 2012. Parliament members inside gathered for the second day of the annual Debate on General Policy, where only 21 members objected to a referendum for an independent state, to be voted on in the next election. Behind a banner with the slogan, "Catalonia, new state of Europa," demonstrators chanted for independence and waved Catalonian flags.

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Demonstration in front of the Parliam...
Parliament of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
27 Sep 2012

Barcelona, Spain. About 400 people from the National Assembly of Catalonia (ACN), gathered at the gates of Parliament to demand the independence of Catalonia on Thursday, September 27, 2012. Parliament members inside gathered for the second day of the annual Debate on General Policy, where only 21 members objected to a referendum for an independent state, to be voted on in the next election. Behind a banner with the slogan, "Catalonia, new state of Europa," demonstrators chanted for independence and waved Catalonian flags.

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Welcome To Catalonia
Parliament of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
27 Sep 2012

Barcelona, Spain. About 400 people from the National Assembly of Catalonia (ACN), gathered at the gates of Parliament to demand the independence of Catalonia on Thursday, September 27, 2012. Parliament members inside gathered for the second day of the annual Debate on General Policy, where only 21 members objected to a referendum for an independent state, to be voted on in the next election. Behind a banner with the slogan, "Catalonia, new state of Europa," demonstrators chanted for independence and waved Catalonian flags.

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Demonstration in front of the Parliam...
Parliament of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
27 Sep 2012

Barcelona, Spain. About 400 people from the National Assembly of Catalonia (ACN), gathered at the gates of Parliament to demand the independence of Catalonia on Thursday, September 27, 2012. Parliament members inside gathered for the second day of the annual Debate on General Policy, where only 21 members objected to a referendum for an independent state, to be voted on in the next election. Behind a banner with the slogan, "Catalonia, new state of Europa," demonstrators chanted for independence and waved Catalonian flags.

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Teachers Protest in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
26 Sep 2012

Public school teachers in Barcelona protest against austerity measures following the mobilization of public school teachers in Catalonia. Today was the first day of the two-day strike called for by teachers in Catalonia. The protest, held in front of the Palace of the Generalitat, the seat of the regional government of Catalonia, had a festive tone. They protest against layoffs of more than 3000 teachers, budget cuts in public schools, increased student-teacher ratio, rising prices and taxes and for the decrease in grants and financial assistance to families.

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Teachers' Protest in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
26 Sep 2012

Public school teachers in Barcelona protest against austerity measures following the mobilization of public school teachers in Catalonia. Today was the first day of the two-day strike called for by teachers in Catalonia. The protest, held in front of the Palace of the Generalitat, the seat of the regional government of Catalonia, had a festive tone. They protest against layoffs of more than 3000 teachers, budget cuts in public schools, increased student-teacher ratio, rising prices and taxes and for the decrease in grants and financial assistance to families.

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Teachers Protest in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
26 Sep 2012

Public school teachers in Barcelona protest against austerity measures following the mobilization of public school teachers in Catalonia. Today was the first day of the two-day strike called for by teachers in Catalonia. The protest, held in front of the Palace of the Generalitat, the seat of the regional government of Catalonia, had a festive tone. They protest against layoffs of more than 3000 teachers, budget cuts in public schools, increased student-teacher ratio, rising prices and taxes and for the decrease in grants and financial assistance to families.

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Teachers Protest in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
26 Sep 2012

Public school teachers in Barcelona protest against austerity measures following the mobilization of public school teachers in Catalonia. Today was the first day of the two-day strike called for by teachers in Catalonia. The protest, held in front of the Palace of the Generalitat, the seat of the regional government of Catalonia, had a festive tone. They protest against layoffs of more than 3000 teachers, budget cuts in public schools, increased student-teacher ratio, rising prices and taxes and for the decrease in grants and financial assistance to families.

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Teachers Protest in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
26 Sep 2012

Public school teachers in Barcelona protest against austerity measures following the mobilization of public school teachers in Catalonia. Today was the first day of the two-day strike called for by teachers in Catalonia. The protest, held in front of the Palace of the Generalitat, the seat of the regional government of Catalonia, had a festive tone. They protest against layoffs of more than 3000 teachers, budget cuts in public schools, increased student-teacher ratio, rising prices and taxes and for the decrease in grants and financial assistance to families.

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Teachers Protest in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
26 Sep 2012

Public school teachers in Barcelona protest against austerity measures following the mobilization of public school teachers in Catalonia. Today was the first day of the two-day strike called for by teachers in Catalonia. The protest, held in front of the Palace of the Generalitat, the seat of the regional government of Catalonia, had a festive tone. They protest against layoffs of more than 3000 teachers, budget cuts in public schools, increased student-teacher ratio, rising prices and taxes and for the decrease in grants and financial assistance to families.

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Riots in Athens
Athens, Greece
By Nikolas Georgiou
26 Sep 2012

Unemployment exceeding 55% makes young protesters clash with riot police on a general strike day. Teargas, petrol boms and flash granades make the city look as a warzone.

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TEACHERS PROTEST IN BARCELONA
Barcelona, Spain
By Editor's Picks
24 Sep 2012

Public school teachers in Barcelona protest against austerity measures following the mobilization of public school teachers in Catalonia. Today, September 26, 2012, was the first day of the two-day strike called for by teachers in Catalonia. The protest, held in front of the Palace of the Generalitat, the seat of the regional government of Catalonia, had a festive tone. They protested against layoffs of more than 3000 teachers, budget cuts in public schools, increased student-teacher ratio, rising prices and taxes and for the decrease in grants and financial assistance to families.

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Transport strike day in Barcelona
Barcelona
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
17 Sep 2012

Demonstration of workers in public transport companies, Barcelona, Spain

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Transportation strike in Barcelona
Barcelona
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
17 Sep 2012

Demonstrator of public transport companies,
Demonstration of workers in public transport companies, Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain
Unions mobilize railway sector against the wage cuts
More than a thousand public transportation workers have rallied in the center of Barcelona during the strike. The unions have mobilized transport workers against wage cuts decreed for the Spanish government and the plans to liberalize the railway company for Ministry of Public Works.

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Transportation strike in Barcelona, ...
Barcelona
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
17 Sep 2012

Demonstration of workers in public transport companies, Barcelona, Spain
Unions mobilize railway sector against the wage cuts
More than a thousand public transportation workers have rallied in the center of Barcelona during the strike. The unions have mobilized transport workers against wage cuts decreed for the Spanish government and the plans to liberalize the railway company for Ministry of Public Works.

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Transportation strike in Barcelona
Barcelona
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
17 Sep 2012

Demonstration of workers in public transport companies, Barcelona, Spain
Unions mobilize railway sector against the wage cuts
More than a thousand public transportation workers have rallied in the center of Barcelona during the strike. The unions have mobilized transport workers against wage cuts decreed for the Spanish government and the plans to liberalize the railway company for Ministry of Public Works.

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Transport strike day in Barcelona
Barcelona
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
17 Sep 2012

Demonstration of workers in public transport companies, Barcelona, Spain

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Editor's Picks 17 September 2012
Middle East
By Editor's Picks
16 Sep 2012

Nasrallah appears in public to encourage protests against the controversial film insulting Islam that sparked protests throughout Muslim communities worldwide.

New UN Arab League Envoy returns from Syria and meets with the Arab League Chief in Cairo.

Busses and rails provided only the minimal services as employees went on strike in protest against wage cuts and budget reforms.

Lake Katwe salt mine is a source of livelihood to over three thousand people who earn about five dollars a day, laboring in the hyper-saline environment that leaches moisture from their bodies, exposing them to toxic chemicals and creating severe health complications.

Footage from in front of the US Embassay in Yemen where protesters rallied against the film by burning flags, breaking windows and setting fire in the embassy, until security forces pushed them back with gunfire and water trucks.

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Minimum services, transport strike da...
Barcelona
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
16 Sep 2012

Sign indicating minimal services during the transportation strike in Barcelona, Spain

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Henry Gamboa protests to cancel bank ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
14 Sep 2012

Protest in front the Offices of Caixa Penedes to demand the cancellation of Henry Gamboa's debt. Barcelona, Spain.

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Henry Gamboa protests to cancel bank ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
14 Sep 2012

Protest in front the Offices of Caixa Penedes to demand the cancellation of Henry Gamboa's debt with this organization, Barcelona Spain.

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Henry Gamboa protests to cancel bank ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
14 Sep 2012

Protest in front the Offices of Caixa Penedes to demand the cancellation of Henry Gamboa's debt with this organization, Barcelona Spain.

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Henry Gamboa protests to cancel bank ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
14 Sep 2012

Protest in front the Offices of Caixa Penedes to demand the cancellation of Henry Gamboa's debt with this organization, Barcelona Spain.

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Barcelona railway workers protest
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
14 Sep 2012

Railway workers protest at Sants station, Barcelona, Spain.
The rail unions in Barcelona are under the spotlight, with the upcoming strike of all rail services planned for Monday, September 17, 2012. During a protest at Sants Station in Barcelona, union representatives called for public understanding that the strike is against not only employee salary reduction, but also liberalization of the railway section, which many believe will adversely affect the quality of service received by users.

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Railway workers concentration
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
14 Sep 2012

Workers gather at the railways in the hall of Sants station.
The rail unions in Barcelona are under the spotlight, with the upcoming strike of all rail services planned for Monday, September 17, 2012. During a protest at Sants Station in Barcelona, union representatives called for public understanding that the strike is against not only employee salary reduction, but also liberalization of the railway section, which many believe will adversely affect the quality of service received by users.

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Railway workers protest
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
14 Sep 2012

Railway workers protest at Sants station in Barcelona.
The rail unions in Barcelona are under the spotlight, with the upcoming strike of all rail services planned for Monday, September 17, 2012. During a protest at Sants Station in Barcelona, union representatives called for public understanding that the strike is against not only employee salary reduction, but also liberalization of the railway section, which many believe will adversely affect the quality of service received by users.

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11/09/2012 - Barcelona Massive demons...
Barcelona, Spain
By javiervidela
11 Sep 2012

Demostrators on Gran via de las Corts Catalans, Barcelona.