Ep 37: Direct Action and Democracy in France and Beyond
This time I expand on the Yellow Jacket movement in France from different levels of understanding to dispel any misunderstandings or to layout the more important points to wants happening. I then detour to talk about The Rojavan experiment being adopted by another native oppressed people; and circle back to see the same ideas being implemented among the revolutionary minded French. We may not be looking at the 2nd coming of the Paris Commune, but somethings happening.
Outro Music- Freedom of Rojava; by David Rovics
Sources and Links
general rundown of of yellow jacket movement
Interview exploring the details
Statement from the communists
Statement of the Workers’ Communist Party of France: “The government had to back down, spread the social protest movement!
Rojava Revolution ideas spread
Rojava and occupy ideas being done by some yellow jackets