The Greek government has voted in favor of a new round of austerity cuts – securing the next multi-billion instalement of cash from the EU and staving off a default. But furious protesters have reacted violently to the vote, with battles between police and demonstrators continuing just meters from Parliament. Scenes from downtown Athens resemble a warzone – as protesters fought with riot squads amid volleys of tear gas. Hundreds of thousands of people nationwide walked off their jobs for a two day strike against the austerity cuts:
We have always been at war with Eurasia. We always will.
Friday, July 1 · 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Philadelphia Office of Governor Corbett
200 S. Broad St.
Don’t take this shit lying down. No, no, no!
Talking about the draconian PA GOP-led budget being rammed through the state legislature tonight with Scott Walker-type amendments and no public input:
After playing up his connections to Cesar Chavez and the United Farmworkers to get elected, Jerry Brown vetoes the farmworkers’ bill of rights with no explanation.
Mr. Michele Bachmann, who’s rumored to be a closet case himself. Maybe someone really is reading my Tweets, since I’ve been asking for media types to investigate!