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Unformatted text preview: harder or longer will have major opposition. The second side is Europeans regard for law and order. When this bill passed much of the protests and strikes ceased and this shows that Europeans have a high regard and respect for law, and even if they dont agree with the policy they see it as a law that needs to be followed. Lastly, this shows the ideological battle that is going on in Europe with the Conservatives and Liberals. There has recently been a major shift in European politics to the Center right side and many of the left are trying to fight that any way they can, in this case by opposing the retirement bill. It almost shows a sign of being desperate by the left....
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