Spanish Welfare: Austerity & Protest

Europe in Crisis

Youth or Unions?

Protests against what may be much needed labor reform laws took place on February 19, 2012 with half a million people taking to the streets in Spain.

“The conservative party says its own labour market reform, passed Feb. 10, will give struggling companies more room to recover from the economic crisis and create jobs in a country where almost half of all young people are unemployed.” -Reuters
Video courtesy ABC News on Youtube

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