WorldViews: strike


Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 04/09/2012

Bahrain hunger striker has not eaten for two months; government does not respond

A jailed Shia activist has been on a hunger strike for two months, but the government has refused repeated requests to contact him.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  02:29 PM ET, 04/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Bahrain, hunger strike, Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, Grand Prix, anti-government protests

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 03/29/2012

Spanish workers try to bring industry to halt with general strike

Spanish workers are angry over what they say are pro-business labor reforms in response to the country’s debt crisis.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:41 PM ET, 03/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Spain, general strike, debt crisis

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 01/09/2012

Occupy Nigeria: Police, protesters clash as nationwide strike paralyzes country

Police and protesters clashed Monday, leaving one dead and more than a dozen injured.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:50 AM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Nigeria, strike, fuel subsidy, corruption

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 11/03/2011

Occupy Oakland protesters close port, clash with police (Photos. Video)

The Occupy Oakland protest moved to the port, shutting down businesses around Oakland.

By Melissa Bell and Elizabeth Flock  |  09:33 AM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy Oakland, Occupy Oakland Strike

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 10/05/2011

Greece austerity strike cripples country

A massive 24-hour strike Wednesday in Greece reveals a new level of anger and frustration in the country.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:53 PM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Greece, debt crisis, strike