Tag: Confédération Général du Travail (CGT)

Day of Action in Paris: Red Vests meet Yellow Vests

On Friday, some 15,000 workers demonstrated throughout Paris. The trade unions called this a “Day of Action” – but they are refusing to organize a strike alongside the Yellow Vest movement.

One Million Demonstrate in the Streets of Paris

The massive demonstration, with its fighting, combative atmosphere, was easily the largest mobilization against the government’s labor reform to take place in the last three months.

Workers’ Combativeness Throws Bourgeoisie into Disarray

‘What if the French soccer team went on strike?’ So went the June 10 editorial of pro-business French newspaper, Les Echos, giving away the writer’s confusion and shock at the persistence and continuity of protests against the labor law.

Day of Action in Paris: Red Vests meet Yellow Vests

On Friday, some 15,000 workers demonstrated throughout Paris. The trade unions called this a “Day of Action” – but they are refusing to organize a strike alongside the Yellow Vest movement.

One Million Demonstrate in the Streets of Paris

The massive demonstration, with its fighting, combative atmosphere, was easily the largest mobilization against the government’s labor reform to take place in the last three months.

Workers’ Combativeness Throws Bourgeoisie into Disarray

‘What if the French soccer team went on strike?’ So went the June 10 editorial of pro-business French newspaper, Les Echos, giving away the writer’s confusion and shock at the persistence and continuity of protests against the labor law.