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Time for a name change for the Socialist Workers’ Party

The Socialist Party has embraced conservative policies in recent months. Photo: PSOE.

Spain’s labour unions have failed to impress throughout the current economic crisis. However, the government is wrong to point the finger at them for the country’s woes – the financial sector is much more to blame.

February 2nd, 2011 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Spain’s general strike: too much, too late

The organisers of the September 29 strike have sought to blame international markets and capitalism as much as the Zapatero government, but their protest nonetheless appears unlikely to have any major impact on policy.

September 29th, 2010 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

The strikers who have nothing to protest

Spain's general strike: justified protest or just the moaning of the privileged?

The generous employment contracts enjoyed by many of those taking part in the September 29 general strike leave a generation of Spaniards out in the cold, drawing the question: who do these protesters represent?

September 28th, 2010 | Posted in Business | Read More »

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