National Sections of the L5I:

France

French workers on the offensive

For almost a year, the French workers have mobilised in a series of strikes across the country which gained momentum after the summer. Read more...

France: Macron weakened, RN rising, increasing class struggle

France has had a long season of elections. It started last autumn with the presidential campaign, including primaries in the major parties, that generated a xenophobic, anti-migrant climate. Read more...

Is the New Popular Union a step forward for the French working class?

“French people if you want it, with your ballots you can satisfy many essential demands”. Read more...

Macron wins: class collaboration is no way to stop his new offensive

The second round of France’s presidential election on 24 April saw Emmanuel Macron, an arrogant neoliberal ‘reformer’, returned to the Elysée for a second term. Read more...

France: Macron or Le Pen – no choice for the working class

This Sunday's second round of the French presidential election pits the incumbent, authoritarian neoliberal Emmanuel Macron, against veteran far right racist Marine Le Pen. Read more...

France's presidential election: No to racism, No to imperialism, Prepare the fight!

The winner of the presidential election in France is effectively a foregone conclusion. Read more...

France: Teachers strike against government organised disruption

Less than a hundred days before the first round of the presidential election on April 10, the strike by French teachers has been massive, determined and very combative. Read more...

France: Anti health pass demonstrations: no-pass or no-vax?

Every Saturday, from mid-July to the end of August, about 200,000 people protested in France against the introduction of a health pass. Read more...

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