When the European sovereign debt crisis hit in 2008, media commentary often focused on the fate of the so-called “PIIGS“. Namely, Portugal, Italy, Ireland,...
Demonstrators clash with police over new austerity measures
Demonstrators take to the streets in cities across Italy
Clashes erupt over austerity measures
Ahead of an austerity vote, Greece's two main unions walk off the job for 48 hours
Greece has been brought to a standstill as angry workers stage a general strike over planned austerity measures. At least three people have died in the riots
Thousands of Greeks protest against government support for new austerity measures in the midst of nationwide strikes
Demonstrators gather in opposition to higher university fees and austerity measures
Two million walked off the job in protest of the government's austerity measures and pension cuts
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Queen Elizabeth II has been on the throne for so long (60 years) and of course has been in the public eye for even longer (she’s 86 years old) that it can be a...