Strike, Protests Paralyze Spain

Millions protest austerity drive, labor laws changes

By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff

Posted Mar 30, 2012 3:10 AM CDT | Updated Mar 30, 2012 3:21 AM CDT

(Newser) – Spain's leaders insist that the country will not become the next Greece, although yesterday's events certainly looked familiar to residents of Athens. Police clashed with demonstrators who torched trash bins and cars in Barcelona amid a nationwide general strike called by unions in...   Read full story »


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