Macron may believe he does not need to compromise over his pension reforms. But on the streets of Paris workers have other ideas.
French collective Plateforme d’Enquêtes Militantes explain the strikes in France.
The movement against Macron’s pensions reform is at the crossroads,. Public support remains high, but it will have to spread to other basic services and key industries to defeat Macron.
A show of international solidarity and concrete financial solidarity is vital at this point in the mobilisation where the strike is becoming a significant strain on strikers themselves.
Kleanthis Antoniou explains today's strike in France.
A gilet jaune protester shares his reflections on the movement one year on.
Women were a particular target of the violence at Peterloo on 16 August 1819. We publish an extract from an address by the Manchester Female Reform Society delivered shortly before the massacre.
On 12 July, hundreds of Gilets Noires (black vests) occupied the Panthéon building in Paris to demand an end to the persecution, deportations and exploitation of migrants.
Despite the insurgent left potential of the Yellow Vests movement, the far-right were the winners in France's European elections
Selim Nadi conducts a wide-ranging interview with long-standing revolutionary socialist Ian Birchall.