Nuit Debout…So Long Marianne

Last night, in the shadow of Marianne – the symbol of liberté, egalité, and fraternitéFrance’s young talked of defiance, despite lots of baton-wielding police. They protested by staying Up All Night. Nuit Debout. The youth-led movement occupying Place de la République is angry with France’s political elite, particularly the Socialists. After an extraordinary week in which France’s Socialist government resortedContinue reading “Nuit Debout…So Long Marianne”