Greece 

General Strike in Greece

Government & Bosses Want To Legislate 10hour- Workday/60hour Work Week They Want To Ban Unions And Workers’ Strikes The pandemic is turning into a great opportunity for the government and the bosses. At the same time that the country, because of the government’s choices, is at the brink of a new lockdown, the pandemic is sweeping the national healthcare system that was left defenseless and understaffed, the workplaces and the Mass Transit system have turned into hyper-spreading grounds for the virus, the Government found the time to leave nothing standing…

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PAME Conference “Trade Union Freedoms Under Attack by Government-Employers”

On Thursday, October 29, PAME hosted an event under the theme “New bill on the Action of Trade Unions: Trade union action, organization and workers’ rights under attack by government and employers”. The event was part of the effort made by the class trade union movement to reveal the real intentions of the government for the new bill that it brings to the Parliament, which aims to strengthen the obstruction in the organization of the workers’ struggle against the abolition of rights and workers’ demands by crushing trade union freedoms.

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PAME statement of the Successful Strike Demonstration of Public Sector and Students

The Executive Secretariat of PAME welcomes the successful demonstrations and strike mobilization of students, parents, teachers, and public services employees on October 15. Students, teachers, parents, public sector strikers, gave a strong response to the government’s anti-popular policy. The message was clear and strong: Our children’s struggle is ours, it is fair. Our children are not a cost, they are the future.

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Massive Protest Rally against the visit of NATO General Secretary to Athens

The Greek Committee for International Détente and Peace (EEDYE), labor unions, self-employed associations, student associations, the Hellenic Women’s Federation (OGE) and other structures of the peoples’ movement in Athens denounceδ and condemned the visit of General Secretary of NATO Jens Stoltenberg to Greece, on Tuesday 6 October 2020 with a massive protest rally in the city center of Athens.

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WFTU Statement on the verdict against Golden Dawn

The trial of the Golden Dawn in Greece is almost concluded. The leadership of the criminal nazist organization “Golden Dawn” is judged guilty for the accusations of Directing a Criminal Organization, the attacks against immigrant workers, trade-unionists of PAME and the assassination of the militant singer Pavlos Fyssas and the immigrant worker Shehzad Luqman.

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