Strong support for public sector strike

Portugal
The STAL local government union reports a high level of support across local government for the one-day strike (13 March). The strike was the latest in a series of protests against attacks on workers' rights, pay freezes and in support of the unions' struggle to retain the 35-hour working week. Figures from STAL show the extent to which workers across a range of services have backed the strike including waste workers, transport, parks and gardens and administration. Strike action was also supported by other EPSU affiliates [Read more at > STAL (PT)->http://www.stal.pt/index.php/arquivomenu/arquivo-2015/439-poderosa-resposta-%C3%A0s-pol%C3%ADticas-antipopulares.html] [And at > SINTAP (PT)->www.sintap.pt] [And at > STE (PT)->www.ste.pt] [And at > APIT (PT)->http://www.apit.pt/informacoes.php?id=135]

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