What’s the strike all about?

What’s the strike all about? Beats me. As did most of the people I talked to yesterday (Tuesday) as I got in the thick of things in downtown San Jose.
I got right and close to find an answer. Photo by Rico
The majority would respond with fiscal plan, taxes, pensions, combo fiscal, the government wants to tax us more. But none I spoke to, people I chose that would represent typical Costa Ricans, could not be specific.
Others said they were responding to a call by their union. Others believed it was the thing to do, however, without a clear position on the issue.
As I walked through the thick of it all, in front of the Legislative Assembly (Congress) building, a movil (mobile) sound unit with piped

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