Portugal, 3 years of legal, safe and free abortion

On February 11, 2007 through a referendum, Portuguese people decided that women should be allowed to abort, at their choice, until the 10th week of pregnancy in an authorized Health Service institution and in safe conditions. The 1998 referendum on the same topic, defeated legalized abortion, so up to 2007...

General strike shuts down Portugal

The general strike that began at midnight today, Nov. 24, 2010 has been shutting the country. The initial scenario, accounted for around 8 o'clock in the morning, shows a great adherence, more than 80% and achieves the economy key sectors. Thus, it is proven the great anger of...

All together to build a strong general strike!

The general strike on November 24 called by the CGT and UGT was an important decision for the Portuguese working class. Building a strong general strike, as from the mobilization and organization in our workplaces is a major task for all activists in the days that precede it. However,...

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