Jean-Luc Melenchon

French Yellow Vest Protests Continue for 12th Week, Despite Government Resistance

French Yellow Vest Protests Continue for 12th Week, Despite Government Resistance

February 2, 2019

Despite a brief lull over the holidays, the anti-neoliberal and anti-tax yellow vest protests continued in France for a 12th consecutive Saturday. We speak to Cole Stangler in Paris, shortly after the 10th week of protests

France

June 13, 2017
Even though French president Francois Macron will probably have an overwhelming majority in the new National Assembly, the low turnout and on-going resistance to neoliberalism will complicate his program, says CEPR’s Alex Main

France’s Presidential Election Is Wide Open

April 22, 2017

If leftist candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon wins, he does not have enough of a social movement behind him to fulfill his campaign promises says Jean Bricmont.