Reel News reporting from Greece in March 2012

Assembly of striking Eleftherotypia workers

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The journalists Cheap Jordan Shoes and other workers on the news paper have not been paid for a year and have been on strike for many months. After the assembly, which voted on several key issues around their strike, they collected ray ban outlet food parcels organised oakley womens sunglasses by their union.

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Round up 2: Reel New in Athens

Since the last update, we have visited the occupied TV channel Alter TV, the journalists Fake Ray Bans of the newspaper Eleftherotypia, who have been on strike since December and the pickets at the steel factory Elliniki Halivourgia, with workers out on strike for four months now.

We have met actors from a radical theater company performing in squatted venues, an experimental post-punk act, and a dubstep artist.

Photo by Guy Smallman

We covered a demo and Galerie rally of hospital workers out on strike (slideshow and video rushes), and activists from Al.Any.A. (roughly translated the acronym means “little rascals” – the full name is Solidarity, Disobedience, Resistance), who blocked the toll collection on the motor way leaving Athens – eliciting huge smiles from drivers, blowing their horns in support of the action.

Today we spoke to young immigrants about the issues they face, and went down to the students parades that take place on the day before the Independence Day Parades, which is where we will go tomorrow.