[Marxism] France: Activist pressure forces Left Front truce

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Thu Jan 23 16:50:38 MST 2014

Dick Nichols

To an almost audible sigh of relief from its tens of thousands of
activists, the two main forces in France's nine-party Left Front -- the
French Communist Party and the Left Party of Jean-Luc Melenchon -- have
called a halt to hostilities.


"Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity's
original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made,
through disobedience and through rebellion." -- Oscar Wilde, Soul of Man
Under Socialism

"The free market is perfectly natural... do you think I am some kind of
dummy?" -- Jarvis Cocker

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