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The Big Stink

Sanitation workers began shoveling huge piles of rotting garbage off the streets of Seville on Friday following an agreement that ended a weeklong strike by sanitation workers. But Spaniards here will likely continue to avoid all fresco dining and drinks … Continue reading

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The Big Stink

Mounds of trash piled up along the streets of Malaga is the tragic consequence of a strike headed up by streets and sanitation workers across the Spanish province of Andalusia. The strike finally ended on Friday, February 8th when government … Continue reading

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The Big Stink

Sanitation workers in Malaga have finalised a 7-day strike, leaving the streets of the Andalusian tourist destination filled with the polluted air of trash throughout the streets. City officials confirmed they had reached an agreement with the unions who represent … Continue reading

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The Big Stink

Streets and sanitation workers in Seville, Spain were on strike for the past ten days, reclaiming their right to a fair wage. Sources say they have not received a pay rise for the past five years. On Friday, the unions … Continue reading

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The Big Stink

Sanitation workers in Seville are upset with their working conditions. They feel cheated by public authorities who refuse to pay them a fair wage. They are on strike to claim their rights to a just wage. Vocabulary: sanitation workers: street … Continue reading

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