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‘Spain is Rising Up!’ Raging Miners Invade Madrid

12 July 2012

‘Thousands of Spanish miners and their supporters flooded the streets of Madrid in a second day of mass protests, just hours after the country’s leader announced a nationwide tax hike.

Workers marched up the city’s main avenue, wearing hardhats and carrying walking sticks, to protest outside the Industry Ministry. Many walked for nearly three weeks in the blazing sun before finally reaching Madrid.’

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  1. nonviolentconflict
    July 12, 2012 at 5:37 pm

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