The Gilets Jaunes And The Invention Of The Future

By Pierre Dardot and Christian Laval, ROAR Magazine. -

The revolt of the Gilets Jaunes has been interpreted and analyzed many times in many, sometimes completely opposing, ways. It has been largely viewed, by the right, especially, and most of the [...]

A Story Of Police Violence In France

By Ross Domoney, Roarmag.org -

ROAR is proud to present a powerful new independent documentary that tells the story of three lives affected by police violence in France during the popular uprising of the Gilets Jaunes (Yellow [...]

For The Gilets Jaunes, There Won’t Be An “After”

By ROAR Collective, Roarmag.org -

November 2019 has arrived, bringing in its wake the one year anniversary of the Gilets Jaunes. Those who talked about running out of steam in January, then this spring, then again this summer, [...]

Yellow Vests “Get Back To Work” Of Protesting

By Popular Resistance. -

France - After a quieter period during the summer, the Yellow Vest movement hit the streets in larger numbers for Acte 43 on Saturday. Protests were held throughout France from Rouen to Paris to [...]

The Yellow Vests As Part Of The Global Revolt Against Neoliberalism

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

The Yellow Vests (Gilets Jaunes) movement of workers in France just completed its eleventh act this past weekend. They are revolting against neoliberalism and austerity and rule by and for the [...]

“The Resistance” And The Gilets Jaunes

By Max Parry, Off Guardian. -

In less than two months, the yellow vests (“gilets jaunes”) movement in France has reshaped the political landscape in Europe. For a seventh straight week, demonstrations continued across the [...]

2019: New Year, New Crisis

By Alan Woods, Marxist.com. -

As we step into a new year, the world is facing a decisive turning point. The crisis of capitalism is reaching a new level – one that threatens to overthrow the entire existing world order that [...]

Why French Working Poor Demand Emmanuel Macron’s resignation

By Oliver Davis, The Conversation. -

Over the last month, France has witnessed the sudden emergence of a militant populist movement which enjoys strong support from the wider population. The “gilets jaunes” are named after those [...]