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Umbrella revolution 01
Hong Kong
By nomichele
30 Oct 2014

Camp under the Government Palace and Police Headquarters in Admiralty.

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Anti-government protests in Bangkok 24
Bangkok, Thailand
By Biel Calderon
02 Dec 2013

Anti-government protesters during a break of their attempts at storming at Metropolitan Police Bureau (MPB). Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.

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With Pigs And Blood (8 of 8)
Nairobi, Kenya
By marukophoto
15 May 2013

Demonstrators confront police officers as they protested a scheme by Kenya's new Members of Parliament to increase their salaries from US$ 6,333 to US$ 10,119. Kenyan demonstrators released dozens of piglets at the gates of parliament and poured blood on the entrance today to protest demands by newly elected lawmakers for a wage hike. Police fired tear gas to disperse the protesters and beat others. PHOTO/TOM MARUKO

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#GlobalNoise, Barcelona (7 of 10)
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
13 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Noisemaking protest against payment of public debt.
Thousands of "outraged" people responded to the call of the 13-O #Globalnoise rally in Barcelona Saturday, driven by the 15-M Occupy Wall Street movement. The protest, of which several were held simultaneously in over 30 countries and hundreds of cities around the world, were staged to voice rejection of payment of public debt, which is said to be "illegitimate and only benefits the finical powers." The protest started in the Plaza de Catalonia with demonstrators banging pots and pans to make noise, and continued through the streets of Barcelona, under the slogan, "We must not, do not pay."

Protesta y cacerolada global contra el pago de la deuda pública.
Miles de personas 'indignadas' se suman a la convocatoria del 13-O en Barcelona.
Barcelona, España - Miles de personas han participado este sábado por la tarde el centro de Barcelona a la protesta global 13-O # Globalnoise, impulsada por el movimiento de indignados del 15-M y Ocupamos Wall Street. La convocatoria, simultánea en más de 30 países y en cientos de ciudades de todo el mundo para mostrar el rechazo al pago de la deuda pública "ilegítima y que sólo beneficia al poder financiero": Se ha iniciado la protesta con una cacerolada en la plaza de Catalunya y a continuacion se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona bajo el lema “No debemos, no pagamos”.

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Climbing up to the press podium, a woman bears her breasts to the crowd.

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. - Seis mil personas, según fuentes de la Guardia Urbana han participado en la concentración de este viernes al mediodía en la plaza de Catalunya de Barcelona con motivo del 12 de Octubre dia de la Hispanidad. La Plataforma de España y Catalanes. ha reunido a miles de personas con banderas catalanas y españolas que se sienten tambien españolas, con el lema unitario de 'Cataluña somos todos. De España y catalanes.

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Rally Against The Independence Of Cat...
Plaza de Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
12 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain - Six thousand people, according to sources from the city police, participated in a Columbus Day rally on Friday afternoon, October 12, at the Plaza de Catalonia in Barcelona. The platform of unity brought together Catalonians and Spaniards with the motto "We are all Catalonia."

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Students on strike ( part 1 of 8 )
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
11 Oct 2012

Students protest in front of the Chemistry Faculty.
Barcelona, Spain. Students demonstrating during the day of strike at universities, against staff reduction, the exaggerated price of registration fees and finally against the attacks to their basic rights for education.
The university strike called for Thursday has caused demonstrations for students beginning in early morning. A group of students cut off the main access roads to the city, some picket lines were formed at the doorstep of some faculties near the center of the UB and its Faculty of Chemistry in Avenida Diagonal. According to the police, 3500 people have participated at the demonstartion.

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Students on strike ( part 2 of 8 )
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
11 Oct 2012

Students protest in front of the Chemistry Faculty.
Barcelona, Spain. Students demonstrating during the day of strike at universities, against staff reduction, the exaggerated price of registration fees and finally against the attacks to their basic rights for education.
The university strike called for Thursday has caused demonstrations for students beginning in early morning. A group of students cut off the main access roads to the city, some picket lines were formed at the doorstep of some faculties near the center of the UB and its Faculty of Chemistry in Avenida Diagonal. According to the police, 3500 people have participated at the demonstartion.

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Students on strike ( part 3 of 8 )
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
11 Oct 2012

Students protest in front of the Chemistry Faculty.
Barcelona, Spain. Students demonstrating during the day of strike at universities, against staff reduction, the exaggerated price of registration fees and finally against the attacks to their basic rights for education.
The university strike called for Thursday has caused demonstrations for students beginning in early morning. A group of students cut off the main access roads to the city, some picket lines were formed at the doorstep of some faculties near the center of the UB and its Faculty of Chemistry in Avenida Diagonal. According to the police, 3500 people have participated at the demonstartion.

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Students on strike ( part 4 of 8 )
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
11 Oct 2012

Students protest in front of the Chemistry Faculty.
Barcelona, Spain. Students demonstrating during the day of strike at universities, against staff reduction, the exaggerated price of registration fees and finally against the attacks to their basic rights for education.
The university strike called for Thursday has caused demonstrations for students beginning in early morning. A group of students cut off the main access roads to the city, some picket lines were formed at the doorstep of some faculties near the center of the UB and its Faculty of Chemistry in Avenida Diagonal. According to the police, 3500 people have participated at the demonstartion.

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Students on strike ( part 5 of 8 )
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
11 Oct 2012

Students protest in front of the Chemistry Faculty.
Barcelona, Spain. Students demonstrating during the day of strike at universities, against staff reduction, the exaggerated price of registration fees and finally against the attacks to their basic rights for education.
The university strike called for Thursday has caused demonstrations for students beginning in early morning. A group of students cut off the main access roads to the city, some picket lines were formed at the doorstep of some faculties near the center of the UB and its Faculty of Chemistry in Avenida Diagonal. According to the police, 3500 people have participated at the demonstartion.

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Students on strike ( part 6 of 8 )
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
11 Oct 2012

Students protest in front of the Chemistry Faculty.
Barcelona, Spain. Students demonstrating during the day of strike at universities, against staff reduction, the exaggerated price of registration fees and finally against the attacks to their basic rights for education.
The university strike called for Thursday has caused demonstrations for students beginning in early morning. A group of students cut off the main access roads to the city, some picket lines were formed at the doorstep of some faculties near the center of the UB and its Faculty of Chemistry in Avenida Diagonal. According to the police, 3500 people have participated at the demonstartion.

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Students on strike ( part 7 of 8 )
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
11 Oct 2012

Students protest in front of the Chemistry Faculty.
Barcelona, Spain. Students demonstrating during the day of strike at universities, against staff reduction, the exaggerated price of registration fees and finally against the attacks to their basic rights for education.
The university strike called for Thursday has caused demonstrations for students beginning in early morning. A group of students cut off the main access roads to the city, some picket lines were formed at the doorstep of some faculties near the center of the UB and its Faculty of Chemistry in Avenida Diagonal. According to the police, 3500 people have participated at the demonstartion.

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Students on strike ( part 8 of 8 )
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
11 Oct 2012

Students protest in front of the Chemistry Faculty.
Barcelona, Spain. Students demonstrating during the day of strike at universities, against staff reduction, the exaggerated price of registration fees and finally against the attacks to their basic rights for education.
The university strike called for Thursday has caused demonstrations for students beginning in early morning. A group of students cut off the main access roads to the city, some picket lines were formed at the doorstep of some faculties near the center of the UB and its Faculty of Chemistry in Avenida Diagonal. According to the police, 3500 people have participated at the demonstartion.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Thousands gathered to rally in the streets of Barcelona Sunday, October 7, 2012, to defend the right of everyone to have decent work. The call, made simultaneously across the state, also serves for unions gain momentum and set the stage for what could be a general strike throughout Europe.

Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Thousands gathered to rally in the streets of Barcelona Sunday, October 7, 2012, to defend the right of everyone to have decent work. The call, made simultaneously across the state, also serves for unions gain momentum and set the stage for what could be a general strike throughout Europe.

Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

A group of young people have taken bags with stickers saying 'I will not go' to protest the difficulties of getting a job in Catalonia and the Spanish state.

Barcelona, Spain. Thousands gathered to rally in the streets of Barcelona Sunday, October 7, 2012, to defend the right of everyone to have decent work. The call, made simultaneously across the state, also serves for unions gain momentum and set the stage for what could be a general strike throughout Europe.

Un grupo de jóvenes han llevado maletas con pegatinas que decían 'No quiero irme' para protestar contra las dificultades para conseguir un trabajo en Cataluña y el estado español.

Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Thousands gathered to rally in the streets of Barcelona Sunday, October 7, 2012, to defend the right of everyone to have decent work. The call, made simultaneously across the state, also serves for unions gain momentum and set the stage for what could be a general strike throughout Europe.

Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

A group of young people have taken bags with stickers saying 'I will not go' to protest the difficulties of getting a job in Catalonia and the Spanish state.

Barcelona, Spain. Thousands gathered to rally in the streets of Barcelona Sunday, October 7, 2012, to defend the right of everyone to have decent work. The call, made simultaneously across the state, also serves for unions gain momentum and set the stage for what could be a general strike throughout Europe.

Un grupo de jóvenes han llevado maletas con pegatinas que decían 'No quiero irme' para protestar contra las dificultades para conseguir un trabajo en Cataluña y el estado español.

Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

Josep Maria Alvarez, union leader for General Union of Workers (UGT).

Barcelona, Spain. Thousands gathered to rally in the streets of Barcelona Sunday, October 7, 2012, to defend the right of everyone to have decent work. The call, made simultaneously across the state, also serves for unions gain momentum and set the stage for what could be a general strike throughout Europe.

Josep Maria Alvarez Lider sindicato UGT.
Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Thousands gathered to rally in the streets of Barcelona Sunday, October 7, 2012, to defend the right of everyone to have decent work. The call, made simultaneously across the state, also serves for unions gain momentum and set the stage for what could be a general strike throughout Europe.

Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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October 7th, World Day Demonstration ...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
07 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Thousands gathered to rally in the streets of Barcelona Sunday, October 7, 2012, to defend the right of everyone to have decent work. The call, made simultaneously across the state, also serves for unions gain momentum and set the stage for what could be a general strike throughout Europe.

Barcelona, Spain. Hoy domingo se han manifestado miles de personas por las calles de Barcelona para defender el derecho de todos a tener un trabajo digno. La convocatoria, que se ha hecho simultáneamente en las principales del Estado, también ha servido para que los sindicatos calienten motores y preparen el terreno por lo que podría ser una huelga general a nivel europeo.

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
02 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Barcelona, Spain. Jornada de huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona.
Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios.

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
01 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona.
Barcelona, Spain. Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios.

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
01 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Barcelona, Spain. Jornada de huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona.
Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios.

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
01 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Barcelona, Spain. Jornada de huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona.
Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios.

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
01 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Barcelona, Spain. Jornada de huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona.
Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
01 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Barcelona, Spain. Jornada de huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona.
Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios.

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
01 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. A minor altercation between a demonstrator and police during the demonstration

Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Barcelona, Spain. Pequeño altercado de unos manifestantes con un Mosso d'Esquadra (Policia Autonómico) durante la manifestación.
Jornada de huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona. Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios.

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
01 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Barcelona, Spain. Jornada de huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona.
Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios.

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Municipal Workers Demonstrate In Barc...
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
01 Oct 2012

Barcelona, Spain. Municipal workers from Barcelona Municipal Services (BSM) called a 24 hour strike today, Monday, October 1, 2012, with over 400 workers demonstrating in the streets of Barcelona in protest against budget cuts, including Christmas bonuses, being implemented in accordance with a decree approved by the Spanish government. The workers want to negotiate a solution with Municipal Services that would allow them to recover an economic loss that represents a 14% cut in their wages.

Barcelona, Spain. Jornada de huelga de los trabajadores municipales de Barcelona.
Los sindicatos cifran en más del 90% el seguimiento de la huelga de 24 horas convocada para hoy por los trabajadores de la empresa Barcelona Serveis Municipals (BSM). Más de 400 trabajadores se han manifestado por las calles de Barcelona. Protestan contra el recorte de la paga de Navidad que se les quiere aplicar en cumplimiento del decreto-ley aprobado por el Gobierno español. Quieren negociar con la empresa vías de solución que les permita recuperar la pérdida económica que ya les supone un recorte superior al 14% de sus salarios.