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UK public sector strikes....
30 June 2011
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30 June 2011
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mr. Sun king coming together
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Great, more strikes. First Greece, then here, then the UK. 

I tried to think of something powerful and moving… and failed.  "You were given a choice between war and dishonor - you chose dishonor, and you shall have war" - Winston Churchill
30 June 2011
3.35pm
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Where's here?

 

We have them here too. Especially public sector!

30 June 2011
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I was on strike last year over pensions. We lost the fight a-hard-days-night-ringo-14

Looks like this UK one might do better, though, as it involves more people and more unions. Ours was just within the company I work for.

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30 June 2011
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Canada. Our postal workers striked for a week. Pain in the Ass. Although the Greece strikes irritate me more.

I tried to think of something powerful and moving… and failed.  "You were given a choice between war and dishonor - you chose dishonor, and you shall have war" - Winston Churchill
30 June 2011
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mr. Sun king coming together said:

....Our postal workers striked for a week. Pain in the Ass. ...

I guess that's the point of a strike. As long as it's a one day thing I don't mind.

Power to the people right on!

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30 June 2011
7.35pm
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All I know is I've had a day off school, it can only be a positive thing! a-hard-days-night-john-1

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