On 17 July, the American services union SEIU will be holding a global action day against private equity firms such as the Amsterdam-listed KKR. There will be demonstrations in 100 cities including Amsterdam, the SEIU website announces.
The action day was announced at the SEIU's convention in Puerto Rico and will be organised in collaboration with campaign organisation MoveOn.org. According to the New York Times, Amnesty International will also help mobilise supporters.
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