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#1u Tomorrow Sept 22nd, Largest Nurses’ #Strike in U.S. History
Pent up frustrations from more than 23,000 registered nurses at 34 Northern and Central California hospitals will explode to the surface in a one-day strike on September 22. from Alternet
One speech by TUC head Brendan Barber might have sounded familiar in Wisconsin or Ohio:
“The burden of deficit reduction is being piled unfairly on to millions of low- and medium-paid public sector workers who did nothing to cause the crash.”….
Even the doctors’ union, the staid British Medical Association, voted overwhelmingly at its recent convention to ballot for “all forms of industrial action” if the government does not retreat on pensions.
Britain’s public employees will soon be joining their European counterparts in escalating labor unrest. More from
British Strike Begins Drive to Save Public Pensions