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VIDEO: The French Far-Left Unites Against Austerity in Paris. Exclusive Interview with Jean-Luc Mélenchon

Our reporters Nadeem Hakemi and Peter Ansell went to a Front de Gauche rally on Saturday, November 16. Please find the report down below:   For an extended version of the Mélenchon report, see the link below. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4RwV8o3dO_A&feature=youtu.be

France Anti-Capitalist Party Holds Gathering

PARIS. –They were all here: Olivier Besancenot, Christine Poupin, and Philippe Poutou, as well as some special guests, assembled for the first meeting of their party the Nouveau Parti Anticapitaliste (NPA) since President François Hollande’s election. The motto was “From the right-wing to the left one, we fight austerity!” Among the main speakers were Guillaume, a railway worker member of the Confédération Générale du Travail (CGT) union and also of the NPA, Philippe Evrar, a worker at[Read More…]