On 13 May, in the late afternoon, 200,000 people (according to the ÖGB,
the Austrian trade union federation) marched through the streets of
Vienna against the government’s pension ‘reforms’ (the police said "over
The re-formation of the coalition government between the People’s Party
(ÖVP) and the far right Freedom Party (FPÖ) will leave many people in
Austria angry, demotivated or frustrated. The fact that any other
government coalition of the existing parliamentary parties would have
pursued a neo-liberalist...