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#GiletsJaunes: “This is a turning point in history!”

Make no mistake, the Gilets Jaunes are in this for the long haul. Today, April 13, was the twenty-second successive Saturday that they have taken to the streets in huge numbers to revolt against President Emmanuel Macron’s neoliberal regime.

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#GiletsJaunes: Tear gas and rubber bullets on the streets of southern France

An eye-witness report from Act 16 of the ongoing Yellow Vest uprising against neoliberalism.

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“Police everywhere, justice nowhere!” – #GiletsJaunes on the streets of #Nîmes

A report from Nîmes in the southern part of the French territory: “A deeply-rooted belief in social justice lies behind the unprecedented uprising”.

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#GiletsJaunes: Unfiltered anti-capitalism

Image above: “The war of the people against tyranny!” declares one sign and behind it a banner warns: “Those who do revolutions by half are only digging their own graves”

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The heartbeat of the #YellowVests revolt is rural

The ‘gilets jaunes’ is not an urban revolt but one of the impoverished countryside, making the rebellion more rooted in the French masses than even May 1968. PAUL CUDENEC interviewed a group of small town rebels typical of the movement, occupying a local roundabout.

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