One of the things that I noticed in listening to the European Parliament debate on and was the live interpreters briefly mentioning their own strike action before translating the rest of the debate. The were requisitioned to translate it:

@mala Okay, everyone should read that article, it is amazing for lots of reasons, but this quote is the best:

> “This is not normal […] this would have never been done if Ms Merkel or Mr Macron were here,” complained Commission boss Jean-Claude Juncker during the session.

Oooooh! Mom and Dad would not put up with this!

@maiki I know!! That quote is amazing! Also accusing MEPs of intruding on the internal affairs... of Parliament!

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