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2010: Blockades, direct action and demonstrations in France. 2011: G8-G20 in France

category international | anti-capitalism | news report author Saturday October 16, 2010 11:13author by France in flames, again Report this post to the editors

16 year old in critical condition after being hit in face by police “flashball”

French strikes continue. Strikes spread across the country on fourth day of nationwide protests over pension reforms. Three fuel storage depots have been reopened by riot police in France, as fears grow of a shortage at the pumps. Nine of the country’s 12 refineries have shut down due to strike action prompted by the government’s plans for pension reform. High school students have joined the pension protests for the first time this week. 360 high schools across the country were closed this morning due to protests by students. In Paris, one of them is in a critical condition after being hit in the face by a “flashball” – a device used by police for crowd control.

G8-G20 2011 in France: CALL FOR A INTERNATIONAL PREPARATION MEETING

Oh yes, and surely you remember the recent expulsion of the Roma community...
France in flames. Workers and students shut downt country on 4th day of strike against reforms
France in flames. Workers and students shut downt country on 4th day of strike against reforms

G8-G20 2011 in France: CALL FOR A INTERNATIONAL PREPARATION MEETING

Despite our repeated attempts to stop their meetings, the heads of the most powerful states will meet again for the G8 and G20 in France in 2011.With the political, economic and environmental context, the reasons to show our disagreements and alternatives abound.


[Video y fotos] Siguen los bloqueos, acciones directas y manifestaciones en Francia
http://www.lahaine.org/index.php?p=48681 - (translated at http://tinyurl.com/3399l7l )

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Riot police move in to open fuel depots in France (euronews)
http://www.euronews.net/2010/10/15/riot-police-move-in-...ance/

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http://www.euronews.net/2010/10/15/high-school-students...ance/

G8-G20 2011 in France: CALL FOR A INTERNATIONAL PREPARATION MEETING
http://athens.indymedia.org/front.php3?lang=el&article_...15492

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Frances conflictive history...

2005 civil unrest in France, starting on 27 October 2005 in Clichy-sous-Bois.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2005_civil_unrest_in_France

40 years ago this month in Paris….Mai 68
http://www.indymedia.ie/article/87672

French sailors strike, ALLEZ LES PIRATES
French sailors strike, ALLEZ LES PIRATES

Baricades set up around country
Baricades set up around country

360 high schools shut. A 16 year old in critical condition after being hit in face by police “flashball”
360 high schools shut. A 16 year old in critical condition after being hit in face by police “flashball”

Caption: 360 high schools across the country were closed this morning due to protests by students


 #   Title   Author   Date 
   More cop violence caught on camera     cop violence    Sat Oct 16, 2010 11:27 
   it doesnt always have to end in violence does it.. :|     shamey    Sat Oct 16, 2010 15:08 
   .     Godot    Sat Oct 16, 2010 17:48 
   60 ans c’est déjà trop, pas question de bosser un jour de plus !     obelix    Sat Oct 16, 2010 21:59 
   France     Con Carroll    Sun Oct 17, 2010 12:09 
   boxing clever     opus diablos    Sun Oct 17, 2010 13:21 
   3 million now taking action in france - undercover cops taking out "leaders"     Obelix    Sun Oct 17, 2010 17:30 
   France > sixth national day strike, This morning, thousands of French truck drivers blocked roads     France > strike day 6    Tue Oct 19, 2010 11:16 
   France’s long history of street protest has seen a new chapter written     Sarko facho    Tue Oct 19, 2010 11:36 
 10   Monitoring day of strike on Tuesday ::La Haine     La Haine    Tue Oct 19, 2010 12:22 
 11   French strikes and protests: live updates     live updates    Tue Oct 19, 2010 12:46 
 12   Senate vote has been delayed     19oct    Tue Oct 19, 2010 15:23 
 13   Day 7-Joseph Stiglitz: citizens should follow the French example by taking to the streets to protest     Stiglitz + Ali    Wed Oct 20, 2010 10:10 
 14   French government to send in armed units?     armed units    Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:07 
 15   The police unlock three oil depots - strikers respond     oil depots    Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:22 
 16   SAINT-DENIS, 10 a.m, October 19     Banlieue 93    Wed Oct 20, 2010 12:00 
 17   Day 8: France is protesting for all of us     youth flood the streets    Thu Oct 21, 2010 09:39 
 18   All the Way     Red Flag    Thu Oct 21, 2010 09:50 
 19   France > UK + Austria ? - Demonstrators protest against government cuts. And Ireland... ???     France > UK + Austria ?    Thu Oct 21, 2010 11:05 
 20   People of Ireland - Rise UP. Some Irish resistence: WSM, SWP, Éirígí...     Irish resistence    Thu Oct 21, 2010 12:29 
 21   Day 8: Pension reform vote today + CGT union: “Sarkozy has declared war” + Still 70% strike support     France at War - CGT    Fri Oct 22, 2010 12:09 
 22   France > Greece... "The People of Greece Are Fighting for the Whole of Europe", Tariq Ali     "Peoples of Europe, Rise Up"    Fri Oct 22, 2010 13:37 
 23   French fight coming to a country near you?     Belfast 15,000    Sat Oct 23, 2010 18:42 
 24   hotty     hotty    Mon Oct 25, 2010 23:55 
 25   Too hot????     opus diablos    Wed Oct 27, 2010 13:16 


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