Austerity

- Common Dreams staff
'Not One Day More' march at Parliament Square on July 1, 2017 in London, England.
Tens of thousands marched through central London on Saturday to protest privatization and austerity that has led to cuts in spending for education and public services. Many carried signs reading: "Austerity Kills," "Cuts Cost Lives," "Not One Day More," and "Tories Out." After holding a minute's silence in honor of the victims of the deadly...
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Calling on "all citizens, with or without party, with or without a job, with or without hope," a coalition of groups across Europe plan a June 1 demonstration, People United Against The Troika!, to protest austerity measures imposed by the troika of all-powerful financial institutions that have led to unemployment, foreclosures, social inequity and cuts in health care and education, all in the name of a debt crisis that "once again privatizes profits and socializes losses, while demanding...