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Spain Austerity Protests

LOOK: Firefighters Clash With Riot Police In Spain

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.29.2013 | World

In an odd turn of events, firefighters were the ones starting the fires at the latest austerity protest in Spain. Spanish firefighters clashed with...

Grocery Shopping for Free

Laura Sangrà | Posted 01.14.2013 | College
Laura Sangrà

Robin Hood still lives in Spain. He keeps stealing from the rich to favor the poor, but instead of acting in the woods he attacks in the supermarket aisles.

Anti-Austerity Protestors Storm Streets In Spain

AP | HAROLD HECKLE | Posted 10.13.2012 | World

MADRID -- Several thousand anti-austerity protesters in Spain marched down a major street in the capital banging pots and pans Saturday. Many protest...

I Work In A Hospital, But I'm About To End Up Unemployed'

AP | Posted 12.07.2012 | Business

MADRID — Several thousand people marched in downtown Madrid on Saturday to protest austerity measures they say will lead to cuts in cherished na...

'This Government's Policies Are Causing Too Much Pain'

AP | HAROLD HECKLE | Posted 09.16.2012 | Business

MADRID -- Tens of thousands of people from all over Spain rallied in the capital Saturday against punishing austerity measures enacted by the governme...

Hundreds Flock To Madrid To Protest Unemployment

AP | Posted 09.20.2012 | World

MADRID — Several hundred demonstrators have traveled to Madrid from many parts of Spain to protest the country's near 25 percent unemployment ra...

PHOTOS: Protests Heat Up Spanish Cities

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS and CIARAN GILES | Posted 05.29.2012 | World

MADRID — Spanish workers enraged by austerity-driven labor reforms to prevent the nation from becoming Europe's next bailout victim slowed down ...

Hundreds Of Thousands Protest In Spain

Reuters | Posted 04.20.2012 | World

By Paul Day and Tomás Cobos MADRID, Feb 19 (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of people protested across Spain on Sunday against refor...