FRANCE: Battling Over Pensions
Against The Current vol. 151

Stanley, Jason
http://www.solidarity-us.org/node/3198

Publisher:  Against The Current
Date Written:  01/03/2011
Year Published:  2011  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX13752

France was rocked in September-October 2010 by some of the country’s largest protests in recent memory, as workers fought to prevent cuts to their public pensions. President Nicolas Sarkozy’s agenda promised to raise the minimum retirement age from 60 to 62 and the age for a full pension from 65 to 67.

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