Why are tens of thousands of regular people, citizens of the French Republic, staging a democratic revolt against tax increases?
Those of us who mostly observe and comment on the current crisis, or suite of crises, owe a debt to France's gilets jaunes, the yellow vests. They're clarifiers.
David J. Climenhaga
The complaints of the yellow-jacketed protesters in France encompass the entire traditional left-wing indictment of the neoliberal austerity program the Canadian right advocates.