Yellow Vest protests continue to impact France

After 12 weekends of protest, the “Gilet Jaune” (Yellow Vest) movement continues to impact France. The protests initially developed in response to President Emmanuel Macron’s plans to raise fuel taxes, but have since evolved into a broader revolt against the government. Over 65,000 demonstrators continue to take to the streets every Saturday. There is no […]

Macron criticized by ‘Gilet Jaune’ fuel protesters

JACOBWENTZ ABOUT AUDIO WRITING Macron criticized by ‘Gilet Jaune’ fuel protesters Jacob Wentz | Dec. 6, 2018 Jacob Wentz is the Catalyst’s foreign correspondent reporting from Pau, France.   Thousands of demonstrators organized in streets and highways throughout France over the weekend to protest proposed tax hikes on gas. The activists are organized under the […]