35 hour week

1998: Danish private sector strike

A short history of the massive private sector strike that gripped Denmark for 10 days in 1998. Although ending after negotiations between the government and union leaders left workers demands largely unmet, the strike, involving about 10% of the Danish population was nonetheless a spectacular show of workers' strength.

France: Leaflet on 35 hour week, 2005 - Mouvement Communiste

Some points on the general labour situation in France, 2005