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Brazil public sector protest

Thursday, July 19, 2012    

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BRASILIA, Brazil — Military police block the passage of protestors carrying a poster displaying a caricature of Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff reading a book titled in Portuguese: How to deal with public workers, during a protest march in Brasilia yesterday. According to reports from the Central Union of Workers, more than 300,000 public employees are on strike throughout the country. Strikers are demanding a salary increase, a career plan and the end to privatisation of public services. (Photo: AP)

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