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Hundreds march in Madrid anti-austerity protest

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Hundreds of Spaniards marched in Madrid on Saturday to protest over hardships in a recession brought on by the financial crisis that they blame on banks and corrupt politicians. 

A woman protests at an anti-government rally in Madrid in May 2012. Hundreds of Spaniards marched again on Saturday to protest over hardships in a recession brought on by the financial crisis that they blame on banks and corrupt politicians.

Around 1,000 protestors of all ages marched peacefully up a central avenue from Atocha train station under banners with slogans such as "Bankers out of Power" and "Jobless, Homeless and Fearless".

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