Virtually almost all the host cities of 2014 World Cup are in serious trouble meeting deadlines due to the strikes – which for some are legitimate, for others, but in fact opportunistic, in true the most important thing – the stadiums ready for the World Cup, this is far from one end. Ride in the recent demonstrations, officials at the Maracana stadium construction consortium in Bahia and Ceará are already threats. The workers who promise to stop the works are following the example of three other states that have stopped, but now have returned. The outages do not affect just the stadiums, but also the works of mobility and infrastructure.
As occurred in Africa, workers enjoy the moment and the tight schedule to fight for benefits. The novelty in the Brazilian case, it is because of the fight to extend also acquired the rights to other workers in the country, regardless of the enterprise is or is not connected to the World Cup. The marriage union is developing a diagnosis with all these works to a unified common struggle for rights.
African strikes just one year before the Cup 2010
In principle, the idea is to establish the rights of the workers at Maracanã in Rio to the people of the state. The proposal may be submitted to the project of unification of the entire country.
Workers from other sectors, which are not directly related to the structure of the 2014 World Cup, have also been using the beds of the works of the World Cup as a stage for the strike. They are enjoying the spotlight to call attention to the fight for better conditions.
The Civil Police of Bahia and Mato Grosso have also occupied the stadium sites for manifestations. And you, what do you think about the Brazilian World Cup in 2014? It will get ready for that? Should brazilian people get worried about this situations? Drop a message at comment box below to start this discussion!
Maracanã Stadium – 2011 – Strike to the works