Skip to content

Daily Archives: September 25th, 2012

September 26, General Strike in Greece: live ticker

PHOTOS OF THE DAY FROM ATHENS INDYMEDIA 17:52 Things are calmer in Exarcehia now but there is heavy police presence. Calls for the solidarity demo in police HQ and calls for demo  at 19:00 in Gardenia Square in Zografou district, where in the morning the strike march was banned and attacked by the police. 17:08 Clashes [...]

Occupied London coverage of the September 26 General Strike, including live ticker

As a new round of austerity cuts is about to inflict even more misery, people on the ground in Greece are gearing up for the strike of Wednesday, September 26, the first called by mainstream unions in the country since February 12th. Follow our September 26 tag for updates throughout the day. [ Documenting the crisis: [...]

Transportation information for the General Strike, September 26

As announced, the metro stations in Syntagma and Panepistimiou Ave will be closed throughout the day, following police orders. Regarding transportation on the day: – National Trains (OSE) and the Suburban Railway (Proastiakos) will not run at all during the day. – Athens’ buses (OASA) and trolleys will run from 9 am to 9 pm. [...]

Posters and call-outs for Wednesday’s General Strike demonstration

(The list below is indicative and far from complete; nearly all anarchist/leftist groups, organisations and occupations are calling for General Strike demonstrations across Greece on Wednesday morning) Athens: ‘The state and its lackeys ask and divide: ‘local’, or ‘foreigner’; private or public; unemployed or employed; woman or man; violent or non-violent — and at the [...]