10 brief interviews with public sector strikers made during the national strike on 24th November 2009. Picketers at various locations across Dublin talk of what the strike is about, the effects of the cuts and how their unions organised for the strike.The interviews total to 42 minutes, the running order is as follows
Corpo Depot on Moore street
"We'll have to come out for a week and then a month"
Bishops square social welfare - PSEU picket
"We simply cannot take another pay cut"
Department of Education Marlborough street primary teacher in the north city (DE1)
"The mood can be best described as resolute"
Meath Community Unit
"we are not in secure jobs, they are outsourcing our jobs .. if they take 7% off my wages I might as well go on the labour"
"the mood is very high tempt and everyone is very committed - it could be all out after the budget"
"If they take any more it won't be worth my while working.. you need something that really w