The contrast between the French government’s and upper class’s response to Monday’s fire at Notre Dame and ongoing inaction to combat income inequality, was a primary driver of mass protests in Paris on Saturday.
The Gilets Jaunes, or Yellow Vests, staged their first major protest since large portions of the historic cathedral burned, apparently due to an electrical short-circuit, to call attention to the €1 billion ($1.1 billion) that the country’s richest families have donated to help rebuild the church, months after the yellow vest movement began demonstrating against income inequality.
“You’re there, looking at all these millions accumulating, after spending five months in the streets fighting social and fiscal injustice. It’s breaking my heart,” Ingrid Levavasseur, a founder of the movement, told the Associated Press
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- The Facts:The French government recently announced plans to make “unauthorized” protests illegal. This is coming as a result of the Yellow Vests movement.
- Reflect On:What is an “unauthorized” protest? Does this mean protests can only be legal in France if it’s ‘authorized’ by the government?’
The Yellow Vests hit the streets and began raising awareness about the latest economic austerity measures in France that have impacted everything from gas prices to taxes for the middle class. The distaste for how things are being governed in France has been building for many years and has simply boiled over into this movement…..Read more
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The perpetual politically correct Deep State stooge Emmanuel Macron has been recently exposed to its brutality. In a scathing video gathered around during the weeks of Yellow Vests protest, the corporate police force has been hitting hard on protestors notwithstanding those aged one who braved the winter cold for economic respite and the future of……Read more & videos
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