Argentina: Thousands of Teachers & Students Strike Against Austerity Measures

HeadlineSep 14, 2018
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In Argentina, thousands of teachers and students walked out of classes Thursday to protest Argentine President Mauricio Macri’s crippling austerity policies. This is one of the teachers, Sergio Stape.

Sergio Stape: “A government that is taking away the opportunity of not just education but also health, allocating a large part of the budget to security, we see this as a step back.”

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