After angry dockworkers threatened to strike, even without the unions,
the biggest union in the Netherlands is now supporting strike action on
the 7th and 11th of June. This strike will be aimed at the government
plans to cut pension rights. It is an important breakthrough in the
situation in the Netherlands, where the...
On Sunday 30 November, hundreds demonstrated in Maastricht against the
visit of US Secretary of State Colin Powell, who is in the Dutch town
for the summit of the OSCE (Organisation for Security and Co-operation