Tens of thousands in Spain protest economic policy, corruption




 
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Tens of thousands in Spain protest economic policy, corruption
 
February 24th, 2013  
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Tens of thousands in Spain protest economic policy, corruption
MADRID (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Spaniards marched through cities across the country on Saturday to protest deep austerity, the privatization of public services and political corruption. Gathering under the banner of the "Citizen Tide", students, doctors, unionists, young families and pensioners staged rowdy but non-violent demonstrations as a near five-year economic slump shows no sign of recovery and mass unemployment rises. "I'm here to add my voice. They're cutting where they shouldn't cut; health, education ... basic services. ...




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