Monday, October 25, 2010

Women strike at 14:25 in Reykjavik,Iceland - video

Today at 14:25 local time in Iceland,working women walk out of their workplace.
They where celebrating and protesting for equal pay for equal work.
Also they where protesting sexual violence.
They walked out at 14:25 ,because at that time they have worked 65 % of they pay that men have for similar work.
35 years ago the first Womens strike was held .
You can see on the video that more than 50.000 woman attended in Reykjavik.

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