If you're going on strike, or protest, doing it on a motorcycle is a hell of a lot better than marching. Looks like the folks in Greece have understood that...
© AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris
|Municipal worker drive their motorcycles during a protest against the new austerity measures outside the Parliament in Athens, on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. The country's budget includes about euros 7.8 billion worth of austerity measures for next year. They are part of a euro13.5 billion package of spending cuts and tax hikes for 2013 and 2014 that Greece's international creditors have demanded in exchange for continued payout of the rescue loans that are protecting the country from a messy default. AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris|
© AP Photo/Nikola Giakoumidis
|Municipal workers drive their motorcycles during a protest against the new austerity measures in the northern port city of Thessaloniki, Greece, on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. Greece's brutal recession is set to extend into a sixth year in 2013, when the economy will contract by another 3.8 percent, according to forecasts in the draft budget submitted to Parliament. Unemployment is predicted to rise to 24.7 percent in 2013 from an average 23.5 percent in 2012. The budget sees Greece's government still running at a loss despite waves of spending cuts and tax hikes over the past two years, as it has struggled to meet the terms for rescue loans from other eurozone countries and the International Monetary Fund. Banner reads: reads "protest of municipality workers". AP Photo/Nikola Giakoumidis|
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