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France: “…Eiffel Tower shuts down amid sweeping strike by unions in France”

“Delivering a heavy blow to holidaymakers, Paris’ most iconic landmark has closed, due to massive protests against a divisive retirement reforms bill. Other sites like Versailles and the Louvre also warned of possible disruptions. “Due to a national strike, I’m … Continue reading

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“1,200 French doctors RESIGN from supervisory roles in protest over govt funding for public hospitals”

“Almost 1,200 hospital doctors in France are resigning from supervisory roles in protest over public hospital funding and the government’s handling of employee concerns about staffing levels. Medical staff have accused the government of failing to engage in negotiations over … Continue reading

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NO FREE SPEECH: “French Intellectual Sentenced to 2 Months in Prison For Calling Mass Immigration an “Invasion””

“French intellectual Renaud Camus has been given a 2 month suspended prison sentence for saying that mass immigration into Europe represents an “invasion.” Camus will only avoid jail by paying 1800 euros to two “anti-racist” organizations, SOS Racisme and the … Continue reading

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“…French transport strike enters fourth week”

“Christmas Day brought no respite for travellers in France as a transport strike entered its fourth week, ruining the plans of thousands wanting to celebrate with loved ones. Many people scrambled at the last minute to make alternative arrangements as … Continue reading

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“€150MN FINE for Google: France charges tech giant over abuse of market dominance”

“The French competition watchdog has imposed a 150 million euro fine on US tech giant Google, saying it has abused its market position and failed to provide clear rules for its advertising system, Google Ads. The Google rules are “opaque and … Continue reading

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French Strike: Protest In France Master Article

“Hundreds of thousands protest in France over pension reform plans” “France on strike: Power cuts, schools shut, no Eiffel Tower” France “Strikes” again! “…12th day of transport strike over pensions” France: “Transport workers erect flaming barricades as France brought to standstill in massive … Continue reading

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“Hundreds of thousands protest in France over pension reform plans”

“Hundreds of thousands of French protesters took to the streets Tuesday in a pension reform standoff that has sparked nearly two weeks of crippling transport strikes, with the government vowing it will not give in to union demands to drop … Continue reading

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