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France

Behind the Mélenchon Phenomenon

Behind the Mélenchon Phenomenon Read more...

French workers invite themselves into the presidential campaign

Marc Lasalle and Dave Stockton Read more...

France’s New Anticapitalist Party in Crisis

Marc Lasalle and Dave Stockton report on the growing crisis in the NPA as it heads closer to the presidential elections Read more...

France: after the battles of autumn 2010, which way forward?

France has been gripped by mass strikes and demonstrations many times over the last decade, Marc Lassalle examines the reason for the present lull and the strategy needed to renew them Read more...

The second NPA Congress : what kind of party and what politics should it have ?

Text of the leaflet that League members circulated at the NPA 2011 congress Read more...

France: Mass strike wave at a crossroads – will union leaders snatch defeat from the jaws of victory?

Millions of French workers have put up tremendous resistance to President Sarkozy’s attack on their pension rights in a wave of intense strikes and marches – but now the battle has reached a turning point. Read more...

Sarkozy moves to smash the blockades: NOW a general strike is essential

On October 22, 2010 President Nicolas Sarkozy ordered in the riot police to break the blockade of France’s 12 major oil refineries as thousands of petrol stations across the country began running dry. Read more...

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