France’s Anti-Neoliberal Protesters Get Their Second Wind

The strikers protesting President Macron’s pension reform are expanding their target to the whole neoliberal system. They’re gathering their forces for a new wave of opposition, says Le Monde Diplomatique’s Renaud Lambert. The post France’s Anti-Neoliberal Protesters Get Their Second Wind appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/france-neoliberal-protest-pension-strike Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this […]

France’s Strike: Another Symptom of Neoliberalism’s Legitimation Crisis

France’s public sector strike against pension reform is in its seventh week, the most serious such strike in French history. It fits very well in the context of the global revolt against neoliberalism, says Prof. Gabriel Rockhill. The post France’s Strike: Another Symptom of Neoliberalism’s Legitimation Crisis appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: […]

France’s Pension Reform Met with Massive Protests and Strikes

Prof. Jean Bricmont discusses the biggest strike since President Macron was elected in 2017. Millions are protesting the new pension reform, which will force private sector workers to work beyond retirement age in order to gain their full pension rights. Trains, public transport, schools are shut. The post France’s Pension Reform Met with Massive Protests […]