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MOSCOW  | Thousands rally across Russia against raising pension age

MOSCOW  — Thousands have rallied across Russia to protest the government’s plan to raise the eligibility age for retirement pensions by five years. Several thousand attended a Moscow rally organized by the Communist Party and other leftist groups. Protests were also held Saturday in many cities across Russia’s 11 time zones. Most of them were … Continue reading MOSCOW  | Thousands rally across Russia against raising pension age

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Thousands rally in Ohio for solution to pension crisis

COLUMBUS, Ohio  — The house. Food on the table. Survival. Those are some of the ways workers and retirees who demonstrated in Ohio’s capital Thursday described the pension payments they are fighting to protect. “It’s everything, mostly, because you worked all of them years,” said Duane Ross, 61, of Cadiz, who spent 30 years in … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | Thousands rally in Ohio for solution to pension crisis