“Yellow Vests”: Nearly 283,000 Protesters Yesterday, Still Blockages Today

After the mobilisation of yesterday, blockages orchestrated by the yellow jackets continue in France this Sunday. And some movements are going to last. Nearly 283,000 “yellow vests” protested Saturday across the country against the rise in fuel taxes and the decline in purchasing power, in 2,000 rallies sometimes tense resulting in accidents causing a death and 227 wounded. Seven people are …

Rising Taxes and Less Purchasing Power: “Yellow Vests” Block Roads

The “yellow vests” call to block roads and strategic points this Saturday 17th November across the country. We take stock of the regions. The “yellow vests” call to block roads and strategic points this Saturday 17th November across the country during a “general mobilisation” of citizens unprecedented against the rise in fuel prices, an initiative part of social networks that …

Yellow Vests: “We Can Protest” but Blocking a Country is “Not Acceptable”, warns Edouard Philippe

For Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, “blocking a country” is “obviously not acceptable”. But the government will guarantee the freedom of yellow vests to demonstrate. The government will guarantee the freedom of ” yellow vests ” to demonstrate Saturday, November 17throughout France against the rise in fuel prices , but “block a country” is “obviously not acceptable,” warned Friday Édouard Philippe on the …

Vanessa Paradis: “Les Sources”, A New Bright and Festive Album

Vanessa Paradis releases this Friday her 7th album, mixing pop and soul, essentially written by her husband Samuel Benchetrit. “I wanted something solar, warm, that feels good”. Vanessa Paradis has returned to “the sources” of music that has always thrilled her, between pop 60’s and soul 70’s, for her new album to be released on Friday. What is …

Yellow Vests: At Least Three Blocking Points in Lude this Saturday 17th November

The movement of yellow vests will be relayed this Saturday 17th November, 2018 in Lude. Several blocking points are planned, especially on the main roads. The discontent with the soaring fuel prices and the “general sluggishness” will go through Le Lude Saturday 17th November, 2018. A little over three weeks ago, a Facebook group called “Le Lude National Blockade” was …

Fuel: Distributors Pledge to Pass on the “Day-to-Day” Drop in Oil Prices

The government is trying to quell the grumbling over rising fuel prices, as we approach a call to block the roads on November 17th … The Minister of the Economy, Bruno Le Maire, assured him, Thursday, the fuel distributors are committed to reflect the day-to-day decline in crude oil prices at the pump. The government is trying …

Fuel Increase: What are You Risking to Participate in the November 17th Demonstration?

Saturday 17th November, the French are called to mobilise against rising fuel. But as in all events, rules must be respected. We take stock. Difficult to predict the mobilization. But the protest against rising fuel, scheduled for Saturday 17th November, has achieved its first bet: extend to the whole country. Hundreds of calls for mobilisation More than 350 blocking calls and …

Yellow Vest on the Dashboard Against the Cost of Fuel: Can we get Verbalised?

In recent days, motorists angry against rising fuel prices are protesting by putting their yellow vest on their dashboard. But is it allowed? Is there a fine if you put your yellow vest on your dashboard  ? This is the question that the gendarmes of La Bassée (Nord) answered on their Facebook account. The military said they received many questions from Internet users about whether or not to …

Fuel Increase: How to Save Hundreds of Euros by Switching to Superethanol

Made from plants, superethanol or E85 can reduce the bill when going to the pump by two. It seduces more and more motorists. Explanations. The explosion in fuel prices is angering motorists. Some even met on November 17, 2018 to protest . Others, to lighten the bill at the pump, decide to switch to superethanol , or E85 . The reason is that the price of this less …