Thousands of public sector employees and teachers stage a protest, dubbed the “day of rage,” as the Lebanese Parliament debates controversial wage scale policies, in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, ... more 
Thousands of public sector employees and teachers stage a protest, dubbed the “day of rage,” as the Lebanese Parliament debates controversial wage scale policies, in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, May 14, 2014. The nation-wide strike Wednesday aims to pressure lawmakers to adopt a recommendations for wage hikes. The Arabic banner reads, "No to taking taxes from the pockets of the poor, but instead take money from the whales." (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Bilal Hussein
Wed, May 14, 2014 6:36 AM EDT