- Millions march against pension cuts. Latham, Chris // Green Left Weekly;9/15/2010, Issue 852, p14
The article reports on the strikes and protests conducted by several protesters due to the implementation of the new pension bill that reduces workers' pension in France on September 7, 2010.
- PENSION PROBLEMS. Keslassy, Elsa; John Hopewell // Daily Variety;10/20/2010, Vol. 309 Issue 13, p6
The article reports on the strikes and protests over the French government's pension reform plan that affected transportation, oil refineries and the education sector, as well as the media companies.
- Huge demonstrations against pension law. Latham, Chris // Green Left Weekly;10/20/2010, Issue 857, p15
The article reports on the protest and strike of workers and students which demonstrates the growing polarisation over who should pay the price for the economic crisis in the lead up to national strikes against laws that will reduce workers' pension entitlements in France.
- McTERNAN ON POLITICS. McTernan, John // Community Care;5/29/2003, Issue 1474, p24
Comments on the political culture of strikes in France from a British perspective. Approach of the British government on strikes; Difference in French and British policy towards pension; Root of the problem facing France on the issue of pension reform.
- French workers FIGHT BACK. Latham, Chris // Green Left Weekly;10/27/2010, Issue 858, p24
The article focuses on the mass opposition by students and workers in France since October 12, 2010 against the proposed reforms of the right-wing administration of President Nicolas Sarkozy to the pensions systems of the country. It says that the government remains defiant in spite of the size...
- Paris hit by strikes. // Newsweek;1/19/1987, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p27
Paris was hit by strikes last week, by electrical workers, railroad employees, public transportation, dock and munitions workers. Not only were people trapped in the city crippled, but Prime Minister Jacques Chirac's presidential ambitions have been crippled under pressure to meet strikers'...
- The French winter of discontent. Singer, Daniel // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p130
Talks about the 1995 upheaval brought by French Prime Minister Alain Juppe's announcement of his plan for mastering expenditure on welfare, and particularly on national health. Weeks of protest; Industrial strikes in 1968; Radical realignment of unionism; Particularities of the French protests.
- France--send for the unions. // New Statesman & Society;7/10/92, Vol. 5 Issue 210, p6
Editorial. Studies the current lorry-drivers' revolt in France. Why trade unions are the best method of solving the strike; Key issues at stake for drivers; Weakness of the unions in France; Lessons to be learned from the United States.
- A one-day strike by 5 million public sector employees. MacLachlan, Suzanne; Coolidge, Shelley Donald; Nordahl, Peter // Christian Science Monitor;10/11/95, Vol. 87 Issue 221, p2
Reports about the outcome of a one-day strike called by the public sector employees in France. Reason behind the strike.