In Marseilles on Saturday, there is protest taking place under the slogan “Stop Macron”. It is directed against the policy of French President Emmanuel Macron. Representatives of trade unions and the leader of the leftist party, Jean-Luc Melenchon, are taking part in it.
The politician addressed the audience with a speech, saying that his presence is of a political nature. He listed the main requirements of the participants of the action. Among them is an increase in the standard of living of people engaged, in particular, in the medical field and in transport.
In France, there have been recent strikes by railroad workers that are opposed to the government-planned reform of the SNCF railway company.