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# gilet-jaunes - Saturday 23 April, 2022

Opinion: Macron's politically divisive presidency may have engineered Le Pen's comeback
# French Election
# French Election

Opinion: Macron's politically divisive presidency may have engineered Le Pen's comeback

Apr 23rd 2022, 11:35 AM 18,950 Views 26 Comments

Despite Macron’s pledge to limit the appeal of extremist parties, Le Pen is within touching distance of the Élysée, writes Dr Maura Stewart.

# gilet-jaunes - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Yellow vest protesters return to streets of Paris to mark one-year anniversary of movement
# Gilet Jaunes
# Gilet Jaunes

Yellow vest protesters return to streets of Paris to mark one-year anniversary of movement

Nov 16th 2019, 5:08 PM 6,963 Views 9 Comments

Police used tear gas and water cannons to disperse the protesters.

# gilet-jaunes - Saturday 5 January, 2019

France's 'yellow vest' protesters return to the streets
# Gilet Jaunes
# Gilet Jaunes

France's 'yellow vest' protesters return to the streets

Jan 5th 2019, 6:15 PM 13,075 Views 64 Comments

Around a thousand protesters gathered on the Champs-Elysees in central Paris.

# gilet-jaunes - Monday 10 December, 2018

Emmanuel Macron addresses nation and pledges wage increase in response to gilets jaunes
# Republic In Crisis
# Republic In Crisis

Emmanuel Macron addresses nation and pledges wage increase in response to gilets jaunes

Dec 10th 2018, 9:09 PM 19,422 Views 55 Comments

Macron also rolled back on an unpopular increase in taxes on pensioners.

# gilet-jaunes - Friday 7 December, 2018

Irish in Paris urged to take caution and avoid certain areas as city braced for further protests
# DFA
# DFA

Irish in Paris urged to take caution and avoid certain areas as city braced for further protests

Dec 7th 2018, 9:40 PM 24,143 Views 51 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs has issued an advisory to citizens in France.