RALLY AGAINST THE AUSTERITY MEASURES
Event Rally against the austerity measures | Location Porto | Date March 2013
On March 2nd, 2013, the portuguese social movement “Que se lixe a Troika!” called for a rally against the austerity measures that plunged the country into a deep social crisis. This anti-austerity protests took place in 40 different portuguese cities and in several others across the world. One and a half million people gathered on the streets, four hundred thousand in Porto alone, and asked the government’s immediate resignation.