Work/ Labor

Workers Protest Across France

  • Posted on: 19 March 2009
  • By: pirate

By MATTHEW SALTMARSH and DAVID JOLLY New York Times March 19, 2009

PARIS — Rail service, airports, utilities and the public sector were hit Thursday by work stoppages, the second major strike in two months, as French unions mobilized against the
government’s response to the global economic crisis.