Lille: A Big Block Against Rising Fuel Prices is Brewing in the North

Several blockages against rising fuel prices are being prepared everywhere in France. This will also be the case in Lille, in the North and Pas-de-Calais Everywhere on social networks, blocking initiatives are multiplying to protest the rise in fuel prices . With one and the same date: Saturday 17th November, 2018 . Neither  Lille (Nord) nor the Pas-de-Calais escape the rule with movements being put in place. In Lille, an …

Tens of Thousands of People Walk for Climate in France

Tens of thousands of people take part in climate marches, responding in particular to a citizen call to make climate issues a priority. Tens of thousands of people are taking part in climate marches in France Saturday , responding in particular to a citizen callto make climate issues a priority of the government , after the resignation of the Minister for the ecological …

Climate March: 1,500 People in the Streets of Caen

A citizen march against the climate took place in Caen this Saturday 8th September as in 109 other cities in France. 1,500 people marched in the streets of Caen. This Saturday, September 8, 2018 , more than 1,500 people marched through the streets of downtown  Caen (Calvados) on the occasion of a citizen walk for the climate . 110 climate rallies were held throughout France on the occasion of …

After a Harsh Winter for Bees, the Alarm Call of Beekeepers

Beekeepers demonstrated on Thursday in several cities in France to claim exceptional help and a more favourable environment for pollinating bees. At the end of a harsh winter for bees, beekeepers demonstrated on Thursday in several cities across France to claim exceptional help and a more favorable environment for pollinators. With the support of a surprise guest: Nicolas Hulot . …

University of Rennes 2 Blocked Again, Cancelled Exams

This Thursday morning, between 200 to 300 people blocked the University of Rennes 2 and prevented the holding of exams. The Presidency has cancelled them and strongly condemns this action. The exams , scheduled to begin this Thursday at the University of Rennes 2 , are “cancelled” announced the presidency of the university in a message to students. Un groupe …

Pau: More than 1,200 Protesters Against the Reintroduction of Bears in the Pyrenees

More than 1,200 shepherds, farmers and elected officials from all sides, marched on Monday in Pau to oppose the reintroduction of bears in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques. More than 1200 protesters, shepherds, farmers and elected officials of all stripes , marched Monday in Pau to the sound of sheep bells to oppose the reintroduction of bears in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques desired by the government. …

Normandy: The CGT in the Streets of L’Aigle.

The mobilisation against the reforms brought about sixty people on Thursday 19th April to L’Aigle in Normandy. About sixty CGT unionists from different branches gathered on Thursday 19th April up to 6pm before the Aiglonne Post. Marc Provost, local delegate CGT took the floor to inform his colleagues gathered. “The government and its parliamentary majority are closing in a deep …

Day of protest: 1,200 People Demonstrate in Cherbourg

The protest movement continues. Thursday, April 19, nearly 1,200 demonstrators, including railway workers currently on strike, marched through the streets of Cherbourg. The protesters, responding to the call of the CGT, the FSU, Sud Solidaire and UNLSD , found themselves Thursday morning in front of the town hall of Cherbourg . As usual, Pascal Besuelle warmed the crowd: “If we …