20 November 2018
A story based around a writing group in a small French town reflects on a radical history of struggle and the threat of racism, says Sadie Robinson
19 November 2018
But the ‘Yellow Vests’ movement pulls in different directions, argues Charlie Kimber
09 October 2018
Workers and students in France struck and protested on Tuesday in a renewal of the battle against President Emmanuel Macron.
24 July 2018
Plus section of German left turns against refugees
19 June 2018
Air France workers were set to begin a strike this weekend in their latest round of action over pay.
12 June 2018
Workers need to heap pressure on the Macron government and build the fightback, says?Charlie Kimber
29 May 2018
Good news came recently to all undocumented migrants living in fear of the French state. All they have to do to gain citizenship is save a child’s life.
29 May 2018
Big marches took place across France, showing the continuing readiness to fight President Emmanuel Macron’s “reforms” that attack workers and aid the rich.
22 May 2018
A wave of revolt has swept France with unions, students and the left uniting, reports Charlie Kimber
15 May 2018
Impressive strikes and protests in France show how to fight back. But now is not the moment for unions to retreat
14 May 2018
A new film about Jean-Luc Godard and 1968 would be better if it focused a little more on the latter and a little less on the former, says?Bethan Turner
08 May 2018
A week of big marches and strikes in France ended on Sunday in Paris with 160,000 people joining a protest.
01 May 2018
The story of what happened in France in May 1968 is a reminder to never despair about the potential of workers to resist. Fifty years ago this month workers in France waged a struggle that shook the government and the state.
24 April 2018
Strikes continue against Emmanuel Macron, but they need to urgently accelerate, says Charlie Kimber
17 April 2018
Police attacked and evicted occupying students at the Sorbonne university in Paris last week.
17 April 2018
Missiles were launched against Syria as all the imperial powers jockey for their position in the carve up
12 April 2018
The seven French trade union federations that called the massive day of public sector strikes and demonstrations on 22 March have called for another day of general action on 22 May.
10 April 2018
The struggle of rail workers in France has inspired workers in other sections of the economy and students on university campuses. Charlie Kimber argues the fight can go much further
08 April 2018
Emmanuel Macron managed to beat fascist Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen in the French presidential election this time last year.
06 April 2018
Workers in Britain have organised to stop a scabbing attempt by bosses during the French rail strikes. It’s an excellent show of solidarity with a crucial battle—and the best sort of European unity.