My commentary… The people of the Santa Barbara Sector of the Colonial City have been without electricity since 6PM Tuesday night. This is a 24 hour circuit where all art supposed to have electricity 24 hours a day because all pay the high cost of having this convenience each month. A transformer blew on Tuesday […]
Call For National Strike November 14, 2011
The Foro Social Alternativo are calling for a 24 hour Huelga Nacional/ National Strike on Monday November 14, 2011. Please, if this strike does happen, stay close to home this day just to be safe. Do not plan a road trip. Sometimes taxis, buses and many businesses close. Some to honor the strike and others […]
The Huelga Is On.
Today there is a country wide strike or as it is called here huelga. People are protesting the rising cost of fuel and food among other things like the 4% for education. Extra police and military personal have been deployed, especially in those problem areas, to keep the peace during this day-long strike. The Diario […]