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(en) Spain: CNT calls for 24 hour strike against war on April 10th (ca)

From "Chris R" <christopher@nodo50.org>
Date Thu, 3 Apr 2003 19:36:24 +0200 (CEST)

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The CNT, following its line of maximum consensus and unity in the rejection
of this indescribable war, and seeing that the situation is right for
calling a General Strike of repulse and horror against this aggression,
summons the working class to a General Strike of 24 hours on April 10th. We
understand that the Organizations should articulate an overwhelming proposal
to make this government, which is so far removed from society, change its

The workers are the main victims of all wars because we are the majority of
society. They use us to fight against other workers in defence of the
cringing interests of a privileged minority; they make us hate --leaving
that hatred as an inheritance-- people that we don't know and have not
harmed us.

We are before a historical moment and we have a moral responsibility; they
are deciding the type of world that we will live in and leave for our
children; they are deciding if the law of the most powerful one will be the
only law.

We call on the working class and all of society in general to support this
Strike without distinction of initials nor sectarian or strategic positions,
it is the moment to leave differences aside, our dignity demands that from

Original Spanish on

CGT, Solidaridad Obrera, the Coordinadora Sindical de Madrid and other
"minority" unions have also called a 24 hour General Strike for April 10th.
Meetings are being held with social, environmentalist, neighbourhood, etc.
organisations to support this 24 hour strike. UGT has called a two-hour
strike for that date. CCOO decided not to strike, although several regional
federations of CCOO are opting for the two-hour strike.

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