Puerto Rico's La Huelga del Pueblo
Publisher: Against the Current, Michigan, USA
Date Written: 01/09/1998
Year Published: 1998
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12888
AFTER FORTY DAYS on strike, several paros (one-day stoppages) in various government agencies and a two-day general strike, Puerto Rico's telephone workers have returned to work without attaining their objective: forcing the government to break its agreement to sell the state-owned Puerto Rico Telephone Company (PRTC) to a group of investors led by GTE.