- Uninhibited violence now breaks out at every demonstration, even going beyond the scope of pension reform challenges, like this March 25 in
Is it a new form of violence or is it rooted in the DNA of the “
Protests of a political nature, against the law on pension reform and the use of 49.3, have been authorized and organized by the unions.
This is not the case of the rally in Sainte-Soline, against the basins, which was prohibited.
The legal frameworks being completely different, the responses of the police have been adapted.
In both cases, the gatherings are initially intended to be peaceful.
Only, one notes for twenty-five years that are grafted to these demonstrations of the external personalities, which one names “black blocks”, and whose anarchist and nihilistic will is to sow chaos.
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The unionization rate has gradually fallen…
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