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  • France Yellow Vests Week 220: Pension Reform Opposition On The Rise, Is Macron's Gov't Resorting To January 6th Style Incidents?, Have The "Oath Keepers" Of France Materialized?

    01/28/2023 6:17:16 PM PST · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 1/28/2023 | Nextrush/Self
    As the protest movement against the 'pension reform' plan of President Emmanuel Macron appears to be large and widespread there's been a circling of the ranks by Macron, his Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne and cabinet ministers. The government getting promotional support from mainstream media as they suggest protests and strikes will hurt holiday plans for the French next month. As was the case with the Yellow Vests just over four years ago the possibility of incidents involving black uniformed anarchists looms large. Political leaders like Marine Le Pen of the National Rally have repeatedly said the activities of such individuals...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 219: Massive Opposition To Macron's "Pension Reform", Macron Proposal Brings Protesters Out

    01/21/2023 6:31:16 PM PST · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 1/21/2023 | Nextrush/Self
    The Thursday strike and protests against President Emmanuel Macron's "Pension Reform" leading to more than two million participants according to organizers. The government's estimate 1.12 million. A call for a another national strike and protest on January 31st and for smaller strike actions to begin Monday. Today the "Left" in France led by its political leader Jean-Luc Melenchon will hold a protest march to oppose the Macron pension plan. The march spearheaded by youth groups. Protesters are gathered in Paris this afternoon opposing COVID policy and dressed in Yellow Vests... The Left protest against the "pension reform" came later in...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 218: Macron Throws Down The Gauntlet On "Pension Reform" His Agenda 2030

    01/14/2023 6:01:16 PM PST · by Nextrush · 4 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 1/14/2023 | Nextrush/Self
    The Global Elites talk 2030 often when it comes to "Climate" and it should come as no surprise that banker turned politician Emmanuel macron sees 2030 as the time to drop 'pension reform' on France. His Prime Minister announced the plan Tuesday evening that will raise the retirement age to 64 from 62 and revamp France's retirement system.. But of course is the "Left" in France ready to fight for working people or will the "New Left" of "Climate" and "Reproductive Rights" and "LGBTQI Rights" fight so hard as Emmanuel Macron has done much to entice them into supporting him...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Tuesday 1/10/2023 Hundreds Imprisoned In Brazil's J6 Aftermath, George Pell Dies, Macron Government Announces Older Retirement Age In France, China Responds To US Aligned Nations COVID Testing Rules

    01/10/2023 6:59:58 PM PST · by Nextrush · 1 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 1/10/2023 | Nextrush/Self
    Six civilians hurt in Ukrainian shelling of the town of Shebekino in Russia's Belogorod Region... Russian military contractor Wagner Group claiming battlefield success in the Donetsk Region... In Brazil...727 of those arrested in the aftermath of the incident with 599 others released on humanitarian grounds. The controversial Supreme Court Justice Alexandre de Moraes ordering Colonel Fabio Augusto Vieira arrested... Australian Cardinal George Pell is dead at the age of 81... Classified documents related to Ukraine, Iran and the UK discovered in office of the "Biden Center" in Washington DC... "he and two Trump companies have been convicted of felonies and...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 217: Protest Over Macron Policies, Thousands March Nationwide

    01/08/2023 11:32:36 AM PST · by Nextrush · 1 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 1/7/2023 | Nextrush/Self
    Inflation, "Pension Reform" and the use of Article 49.3 of the French Constitution by President Emmanuel Macron to force legislation through the National Assembly. Those reasons cited in the calls for mass Yellow Vests protests today in France. Public opinion polling in France this week showed only 27 percent in favor of raising the retirement age... On Friday Mr. Macron tried to demonstrate his care and concern for the shortage of health care workers in France... Yellow Vests gathered in Paris... The government's official estimate tonight is that 59 protests were held with 4700 participants. 2000 people said by the...
  • Riots in Paris following mass shooting

    12/24/2022 10:41:18 AM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 45 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 24/12/22
    Widespread riots erupted in Paris after a woman and two men were shot dead yesterday at a Kurdish cultural center and a nearby cafe in the 10th arrondissement of Paris. Footage of the riots shows people setting fires in the middle of the street and smashing...
  • France: Woman Beaten Into Coma by Ex-Boyfriend Who Demanded She Convert to Islam

    12/24/2022 6:28:02 PM PST · by lowbridge · 44 replies
    Breitbart ^ | December 23, 2022 | CHRIS TOMLINSON
    A 24-year-old woman was placed into a coma after her Muslim ex-boyfriend allegedly attacked her. She had gone to the police earlier that day but was told to come back later. The woman, named Chloe, had initially gone to the local police station in the commune of Blois on December 12th at around 5 p.m. to make a complaint against her former boyfriend, a Muslim who had been pressuring her to convert to Islam. Police at the station did not record the complaint but told the young woman to return the next day to file her complaint. Just two hours...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 215: Macron's "End Of Life" Scheme, Protest On Christmas Eve, Kurdish Protest Following Deadly Attack

    12/24/2022 7:59:07 PM PST · by Nextrush · 4 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 12/24/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    French President Emmanuel Macron had proposed it during the election campaign this year and now 200 randomly chosen French citizens have come together to consider "priority issues" regarding the "end of life". Last Sunday as the World Cup fever gripped France news was published that beginning January 6th the "citizens convention" will look at 10 priority issues including "extreme forms of psychological suffering" which will constitute reasons to "end life". The convention's recommendations will go onto French lawmakers for consideration. Good news Friday for the government as railroad unions reached labor agreements... Today in Paris Yellow Vests on the streets......
  • Macron: The Kurds of France were targeted by a heinous attack

    12/24/2022 1:56:01 PM PST · by Roman_War_Criminal · 20 replies
    Israel National News ^ | 12/23/22 | Israel National News
    French President Emmanuel Macron condemned Friday’s mass shooting attack at a Kurdish cultural center in Paris, which killed three people and wounded four. "The Kurds of France have been the target of a heinous attack in the heart of Paris. Our thoughts are with the victims, the people who are struggling to live, their families and loved ones," Macron said in a tweet. The attack took place in the Rue d'Enghien in the 10th arrondissement of the French capital. Two of the wounded are in critical condition. An eyewitness told AFP that seven or eight shots were fired during the...
  • The Citizens Convention On The End Of Life Agrees On "10 Priority Issues"

    12/19/2022 9:23:20 PM PST · by Nextrush · 5 replies
    BFM-TV France ^ | 12/18/2022 | LB, AFP
    The citizens' convention has defined the 10 issues on which it will work as a priority, such as "extreme forms of psychological suffering". The participants in the citizens' convention on the theme of the end of life will get to the heart of the matter by examining, from January, ten "priority issues" including the question of "extreme forms of mental suffering", they said, announced on Sunday. Thes some 200 French people drawn by lot, gathered at the Economic, Social and Environmental Council (CESE), for which it was the second week of work, "agreed on the first 10 priority issues on...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 214: World Cup Fever Provides Distraction From Colder Weather, The Protests Today

    12/17/2022 8:45:45 PM PST · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 12/17/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    The excitement in France running high and media attention focused on the World Cup of football (soccer). Sunday's championship match in Qatar between France and Argentina follows last Wednesday's semifinal match between France and Morocco that brought French President Emmanuel Macron to the stadium in Qatar. Controversy over Macron going to Qatar as the "scandal" broke late in the week regarding the EU and alleged bribery of EU officials to paint a positive picture of the Persian Gulf oil kingdom. There were disturbances in France after the "Blues" defeated Morocco... Today protesters on the streets of Paris...
  • French prosecutors search Macron's party offices

    12/14/2022 7:41:17 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 4 replies
    France24 ^ | December 14, 2022
    Paris (AFP) – French prosecutors said Wednesday that they had searched the headquarters of President Emmanuel Macron's Renaissance party in their investigation into the use of consulting firms by the government since 2017. The Paris offices of US consulting giant McKinsey were also searched on Tuesday, the National Financial Prosecutors' Office said, confirming a report in Le Parisien newspaper. The use of consultants by Macron's governments came under the spotlight in March after a French Senate inquiry concluded that public spending on them had more than doubled from 2018 to 2021, during Macron's first term. "It's normal for the judiciary...
  • Nextrush Unplugged Weekend: What A Difference Five Years Makes, The Ron DeSantis Update, Is The Whole World Following The "Jonestown Example"?, Championed By Feminists Forced Into Abortions Some Died

    12/10/2022 11:20:44 PM PST · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 12/10/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    Material from this blog regularly reposted to "Free Republic" and this quarter's fundraising for FR continues... Well five years ago President Donald Trump did the Sword Dance with the Saudis but the Man of the Hour this week in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is Xi Jinping President of China.. Xi calling for oil to be purchased in Chinese currency instead of the US dollar... We have these Twitter Files but needless to say the FBI collusion with Big Tech carries on. They are in bed censoring with Facebook and Google-You Tube etc. etc.... The Higher Power has a "Top...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 213: Macron Agenda Goes Forward With Mask And Condom Distractions, COVID Shot Deaths Remembered In Paris Protest, Protests Nationwide, World Cup Fan Disturbances

    12/10/2022 8:33:52 PM PST · by Nextrush · 1 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 12/10/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    For the eighth time Constitution Article 49.3 invoked by President Emmanuel Macron's Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne. Her move on Thursday was to force President Macron's budget through the National Assembly where a majority of members are now from opposition parties. It was also on Thursday that we learned that President Macron will push a rise in France's retirement age to 65 as part of his "pension reform" plan... The protest in Besancon near the Swiss border at a traffic circle with a message labeled on the video: "Until when will you accept the unacceptable"...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 212: Macron Meets Biden, Macron Talks Power Cuts, Protest Continues, Woman Killed By Police Grenade Four Years Ago Remembered

    12/03/2022 7:42:48 PM PST · by Nextrush · 1 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | Nextrush/Self
    French President Emmanuel Macron in Washington this week meeting with Joe Biden. Ukraine mentioned at the joint news conference with both leaders speaking of the notion of talking with Russia about Ukraine but offering no intention to do so. Mr. Macron told TF 1 that he will hold a phone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the near future... Today President Macron wading into the subject of rotating power outages this winter. He says if the French can reduce all power consumption by 10 percent rotating outages will not be needed... In Paris Yellow Vests gathering on Saturday... And...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 211: Probe Into Macron-McKinsey Ties, Bull Fight Bill Gets Pulled From National Assembly, Protests Today

    11/26/2022 7:25:03 PM PST · by Nextrush
    Nextrush Free ^ | 11/26/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    Prosecutors in France are conducting a "preliminary investigation" into consultancy firms and their role in the 2017 and 2022 presidential elections. The controversy over the ties between President Emmanuel and the US McKinsey firm has been in the public arena for years. Suspicion is that McKinsey was being used to funnel financial support into political campaigns and getting sweetheart contract deals with the French government... Meanwhile a Leftist member of the National Assembly is backing away from his bill to ban bullfighting in France... Saturday afternoon in Paris and protesters again gathering... After that video got taken down I found...
  • Emmanuel Macron at APEC Summit: “We Need a Single World Order” VIDEO

    11/21/2022 6:28:27 AM PST · by bitt · 26 replies
    gateway pundit ^ | 11/20/2022 | JIM HOFT
    The APEC Summit opened on Friday in Thailand, the last of three world summits hosted in the region this month. Chinese leader Xi Jinping called for stability, peace and the development of a “more just world order.” French President Emmanuel Macron spoke at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Bangkok. This was despite the fact that France is not a member of the APEC nations. Macron is a graduate of the “Young Global Leaders” program of the World Economic Forum. Macron called for a new global order where neither the US or China side wins. Emanuel Macron: "Are you...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 208: The Race Card Played In Legislative Debate On Migrants, Protest Continues, New National Rally Leader

    11/05/2022 7:28:08 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 5 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 11/5/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    Even as President Emmanuel Macron's executive power was again used to push through a budget opposed by a majority of the National Assembly Macron's minority faction found an issue to distract from its heavy-handed approach to passing laws. "Racism" A debate about a migrant boat in the Mediterranean and whether France should help the migrants distracted when a National Rally member of the National Assembly, Gregoire de Fournas interrupted a speech by a LFI (Left) Deputy who is black... Meanwhile increasingly empty shelves in French supermarkets... Yellow Vests on the street in Paris Saturday afternoon... New leadership for the National...
  • France Yellow Vests Week 207: Wrangling In The National Assembly, Macron Keeps Pushing Higher Retirement Age, Environmentalists Protest Irrigation System For Farmers

    10/29/2022 8:26:23 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 10/29/2022 | Nextrush/Self
    As political forces ostensibly opposed to President Emmanuel Macron failed to use their majority to censure his government this week Macron pushed forward advocating for "reform" of pensions in France as a means to cut government spending. Appearing on "France 2" government television Wednesday Macron was adamant that a mechanism must be found to spend less money on pensions by raising the retirement age or by negotiating larger worker contributions to France's pension system. Macron signaling that he might not push the retirement age all the way from 62 to 65 if people are willing to pay more for pensions......
  • Fibre optic cable sabotage causes global internet slowdown (Europe)

    10/25/2022 12:12:16 PM PDT · by aimhigh · 11 replies
    The Brussels Times ^ | 10/25/2022 | The Brussels Times
    A major fibre optic cable has been cut near Aix-en-Provence, France, causing a global internet connectivity slowdown, reports cybersecurity company Zscaler. Experts believe that the cable was severed in a deliberate “act of vandalism"; others have described it as “sabotage.” In the early hours of 18 October, a cable was cut at a major landing point for several undersea internet cables, causing a chain reaction of connectivity problems across Europe and further afield. Connectivity was especially disrupted on internet cable between Marseille-Lyon, Marseille-Milan, and Marseille-Barcelona. According to Zscaler CEO Jay Chaudhry, the vandalism caused connectivity problems across the world. “We...