We publish this report on
the week of anti-CPE activities in Toulouse. The report explains the
methods of the students and workers in their struggle and highlights
the need for decisive action on the part of the trade unions to
The In Defence of Marxism
website interviewed Stephen Bouquin, professor of sociology at Amiens
university and member of the SNES-Sup union (Syndicat National des
Enseignements de Second degré) about the recent events in
The movement in France has been
building up momentum. There have now been five very successful days
of action, each being bigger than the preceding one. The danger now
is that the union leaders fall into the trap being prepared by the
right-wing government, opening up pointless negotiations aimed at
tiring out the workers and youth. There should be no dithering.
Organise a 24-hour general strike now!