Strikes And Protests In France
The day of action in France on Thursday saw a magnificent display of solidarity and militancy in the face of the onslaught of the ruling elites.
Here are some links to pictures and reports -
One important struggle is that of the Continental Tyre Company workers in Compiegne - here
Here is a map showing the spread and size of the protests from Le Monde, with a contrast between Police and organiser estimates and comparison to earlier protests.
Here is the BBC report.
Here is Al Jazeera's report.
Here is the story, in the Washington Post.
Here is the right-wing British Telegraph, focusing on violence.
Left reportage on the days' events from Lib Com here, and from Monthly Review here.
For readers of French here is the statement of the French Unions from the CGT site.