The mass protests that shook France

With hundreds of thousands set to take to the streets across France on Tuesday, in opposition to proposed pension reforms, The Local takes a deeper look at the great French tradition of mass demos and marches. Some were a resounding success, others fell apart in the end. Some were about religion and social morality, others about the nuts and bolts of pension contributions and progressive taxation. Here they are: Five street protests that shook France. Ant others you would add? Join the conversation in the comments section below.

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