Protests against budget cuts intensify in Catalonia

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Rail workers call Christmas strikes across Spain 2018-12-11 [The Local]

Amazon workers take further strike action over gross violation of worker rights 2018-12-11 [UNI Global Union]

Amazon Workers in Spain and Germany Announce Strikes Ahead of Christmas: ‘Change Must Come Now’ 2018-12-10 [Gizmodo]

Government tries ‘Swedish model’ to address prostitution’s legal limbo 2018-12-07 [El Pais]

Security officers at Spain's biggest airport threaten Christmas strike after claiming their work clothes don't keep them warm enough 2018-12-05 [The Daily Mail]

Security offers at Madrid airport are going on strike – because their uniforms aren’t warm enough 2018-12-05 [The Irish Sun]

Implementation of several measures for Moroccan seasonal workers in Spain 2018-12-04 [Fresh Plaza]

Protests against budget cuts intensify in Catalonia 2018-11-30 [El Pais]

Civil servants, students join anti-austerity calls 2018-11-30 [News 1130]

Fire and health service workers try to storm Catalan parliament 2018-11-29 [Euronews]

Prostitution takes center stage as Spanish feminists rally to eliminate violence against women 2018-11-27 [PRI]

Amazon reportedly left police in Spain 'dumbfounded' by asking them to intervene in a mass warehouse strike and patrol worker productivity 2018-11-26 [Business Insider]

Amazon workers strike in Germany, Spain on Black Friday 2018-11-23 [Reuters]

Court rules union of sex workers illegal 2018-11-21 [CITY]

Workers Up in Arms as Alcoa Plans to Shut Down aluminum Smelting Plants 2018-11-15 [Newsclick]

Amazon workers plan 'Black Friday' strike: union 2018-11-15 [Phys.org]

Amazon workers plan Black Friday, Christmas and Three Kings walkouts 2018-11-08 [Euro Weekly]

Irresponsible aluminium: Alcoa escalates global attack on workers 2018-11-02 [IndustriALL]

Spanish coal unions win landmark Just Transition deal 2018-11-01 [IndustriALL]

Airport Strike by 60,000 Workers in Spain Called off After Marathon Talks 2018-10-08 [Aviation Pros]

Unions and employers reach agreement cancelling 15-Oct-2018 strike 2018-10-08 [CAPA]

Spanish airport strikes called off at last minute following 24 hours of talks 2018-10-05 [The Mirror]

Huge Spanish airport strike is OFF as 60,000 staff reach last-minute agreement 2018-10-05 [The Sun]

Huelva Gate : Moroccan farm workers accuse a Spanish trade union of using them 2018-10-04 [Yabiladi]

60,000 airport workers to strike this month 2018-10-04 [Daily Express]

Union renewing airport ground staff strike threat 2018-09-30 [The Daily Bulletin]

Ryanair cancels 64 flights in Spain due to pan-European strike 2018-09-28 [El Pais]

Strikers return to work at upscale Spanish hotel with agreement to reduce workloads & precarious jobs 2018-09-26 [IUF]

Sex workers’ union ignites debate over prostitution 2018-09-10 [Brinkwire]

'Let us keep our union': Spanish sex workers demand equal labour rights 2018-09-01 [The Local]

Government to overturn registration of OTRAS sex workers' union 2018-09-01 [Deutsche Welle]

Union for prostitutes splits Spain’s feminist government 2018-08-31 [The Times]

Spain's anti-prostitution PM riled as ministry green-lights sex workers' union 2018-08-31 [The Local]

Sex workers' union ignites debate over prostitution 2018-08-31 [The National Post]

Workers strike at Spanish luxury hotel over outsourcing and precarious jobs 2018-08-20 [IUF]

CM hears from woman caught up in frontier demo 2018-08-17 [The Chronicle]

Taxi strike targeting Uber brings chaos to Spanish cities 2018-07-30 [Reuters]

Taxi strike against Uber spreads 2018-07-30 [The Local]

Taxi strikes to continue across Spain after talks with government fail 2018-07-30 [El Pais]

Workers at First Quantum's mine in Spain go on strike 2018-07-28 [Mining]

Unions shrug off Ryanair threat to cut jobs over strikes 2018-07-25 [The Recorder]

Ryanair strike begins in Spain after last-minute talks with unions fail 2018-07-25 [El Pais]

UNI condemns violence against Spanish Amazon strikers 2018-07-20 [UNI Global Union]

Amazon Workers Continue 3-Day Strike 2018-07-19 [Democracy Now]

Photojournalist Jordi Borrás attacked in Barcelona 2018-07-19 [EFJ]

Amazon Warehouse Strike in Spain Reportedly Results in Police Clashes, Arrests 2018-07-18 [Gizmodo]

Amazon Workers on Strike Attacked by National Police 2018-07-18 [TeleSUR]

Amazon Prime Day: Amazon Workers Strike in Germany, Joining Action in Spain and Poland 2018-07-17 [NDTV]

Amazon workers strike 2018-07-17 [Euronews]

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This month in labour history

9-12-1925 Pablo Iglesias dies. Known as father of Spanish socialism: founded Socialist Workers’ Party (PSOE) & UGT union. [more]

14-12-1988 24 hour General Strike by UGT and CCOO unions. [more]

16-12-1930 A general strike begins the revolution that will overthrow the monarchy and replace it with the Second Spanish Republic. [more]