Labour law:  Major Protests throughout France 1

Labour law: Major Protests throughout France

Mobilizing the call of unions opposed to the Labour law started in the morning, with schools closed in Paris and blockages reported in Rennes and Nantes. The CGT, FO, FSU, Solidaires, the UNEF, the UNL and Fidl have called for demonstrations against the labour law throughout France, the fifth of national and unitary mobilization day in […]

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Demonstations throughout France against the use of the 49-3 to assist the passage of the labour Law

Labour law: Some Incidents and Demonstrations in Several Cities of France

VIOLENCE Angry, thousands of people demonstrated Tuesday night in France against the use of 49-3 … The use of 49-3 is an “insult to the people.”  The movement  #NuitDebout, angry after the forced passage of the bill by the Socialist government, has mobilized its troops on Tuesday evening.  Several thousand people gathered in France and […]

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A very tense day in Nantes yesterday, with 10,000 demonstrators initially against the Labour Law. Clashes. Porsche burning. 39 arrests, sometimes violent.

Labour Law: Summary of a Very Tense Day Yesterday in Nantes

10,000 demonstrators initially against the Labour Law. Clashes. Porsche burning. 39 arrests, sometimes violent. The event yesterday, Thursday 28th April, started at around 11am, at the Nefs near the Elephant, on the Ile de Nantes.  The Unions who were present as usual, always fighting against the Labour Act had expected, for the sake of appeasement, to […]

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Violent clashes during the night at the #NuitDebout in Paris

#NuitDebout: Clashes Place de la Republique

Several vehicles were burned, at least 24 in police custody … Night cut short in Paris. At about 1.30am, friday morning, the security forces dispersed hundreds of people who refused to leave the place of the Republic at the end of a new rally of the #NuitDebout that was allowed until midnight. Twenty-seven people were arrested […]

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More clashes broke out between protestors and police in Rennes

Labour law: At least 20 Arrests and Injuries in Rennes

The prefect denounced the violence of thugs … While hundreds of protesters were still present on the Esplanade de Gaulle in Rennes, the prefect Patrick Strzoda made a point about the clashes that erupted during the demonstration against the labour law.  At 5.45pm, 20 people were arrested on the fringes of the procession, mostly for throwing […]

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Police have prohibited alcohol from the vicinity of the Paris #NuitDebout

#NuitDebout: The Consumption of Alcohol Prohibited in the Vicinity of Place de la Republique

The police department has justified the measure by the “many recorded regularly overflows during the dispersal of the movement” #NuitDebout … Alcohol consumption is prohibited during the nights of Saturday and Sunday near the Place de la Republique in Paris, which is where the #NuitDebout movement is installed, to avoid “excesses”, said the police headquarters. Offenses […]

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Clashes broke out at the #NuitDebout protest in place de la Republique, with the police attacked and a police car set alight

#NuitDebout: A Police Car Burned Place de la Republique… Twelve People Arrested

Police said they attacked by projectiles thrown from “a hundred people” attending the nightly #NuitDebout … The previous night had been relatively calm.  Clashes erupted on the night of Friday to Saturday when a hundred people attacked the police on Place de la Republique in Paris on the sidelines of the #NutDebout, the police have said. Twelve people […]

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More than a thousand young people protest in Nantes against the proposed Labour Law

Nantes: More than a Thousand Young People Protest in the City centre, Incidents

LABOUR LAW: The parade started from the place of Bouffay on Wednesday to 14h … This is the seventh show in a few weeks. On Wednesday afternoon, hundreds of demonstrators marched through the streets of the City Centre of Nantes to demand the withdrawal of the El Khomri Labour Law. The procession was once again led by […]

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22 arrests in Paris at the #NuitDebout after clashes between protestors and police

#NuitDebout: 22 arrests after Violence in Paris

Police pushed the rioters out of Republic Square … Twenty-two people were arrested in the night from Friday to Saturday on the sidelines of the “#NuitDebout” after the violence against the police and damage committed in the northeast of Paris, announced the police headquarters . Some demonstrators were overcome by tear gas, while four policemen […]

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