“We are thousands, not just eight,” sang the crowds inside the Marcelino Camacho Auditorium, named after the historic founder of the Spanish trade union confederation Comisiones Obreras (CCOO, or the Workers’ Commissions in English). They were welcoming the so-called “Airbus Eight” – Tomás García, Enrique Gil, Rodolfo Malo, José Alcazar, Raúl Fernández, Armando Barco, Jerónimo Martín and Edgar Martín – on stage during an event held in defense of the right to strike on 19 January 2016 in Madrid. These (…)

Source: The trial of the Airbus Eight: “If we lose, Europe moves backwards”