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Communique from the first “assembly of assemblies” of the #YellowVests

Over the weekend the “Assembly of Assemblies” of the Yellow Vests was held in Sorcy-Saint-Martin, near Commercy (Meuse). 75 assemblies from across the French territory and from Brussels took part.

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#YellowVests of #Montreuil respond to the call from #Commercy

The assembly of yellow vests from Montreuil has answered the call from Commercy. They have accepted the invitation to attend the assembly of assemblies.

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#YellowVests: From the #GiletJaunes of #Commercy: A call to generalise the assemblies

Among the polyphony of the gilets jaunes, we (Autonomies) shared a first communique from the Commercy. Today, we share a second statement, in translation, from the Commercy assembly that retains all of its political importance, pointing as it does potentially to a path beyond perpetuating the status quo with minor reforms. It is an invitation to discuss and debate, between all of the local assemblies of the movement, what kind of world they (we) wish to live in.

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Amidst the polyphony of the #GiletsJaunes

In the occupied roundabouts of france, occupations which are the most emblematic expression of the gilets jaunes or “yellow vest movement”, the word or speech has been freed. Individuals, people, who would formerly never have encountered each other, find themselves protesting, debating, occupying together.

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Message from #YellowVests #Commercy: The time of the communes still rings out!

Commercy’s Yellow Vests offer a political solution to the movement: autonomous local committees, direct democracy, sovereign general assembly, delegates with a precise mandate revocable at any time, rotating responsibilities. We replubished this piece that was originally published by Open Democracy on December 7.

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