Macron’s popularity dips as French fuel tax revolt simmers

From Reuters November 18, 2018 / 6:26 AM / a day ago PARIS (Reuters) – Emmanuel Macron’s popularity took a further hit in recent weeks, according to a poll on Sunday, as fuel tax protests rumbled on across France in the latest sign of discontent with the president’s economic reforms. Only 25 percent of those…

Anti-Carbon-Tax Revolt Threatens To Paralyse France

From the GWPF Date: 16/11/18 GWPF & Irish Times France is bracing for a nationwide revolt over the weekend as angry drivers plan to block roads nationwide in protest against the government’s carbon tax and rising fuel prices.   The French government approved a measure in late 2017 increasing a direct tax on diesel as…