What France’s revolt over raising the retirement age says about the attitude to work


A protester participates in a demonstration in Marseille on March 18 after the French government pushed a pensions reform through parliament without a vote.

France is in turmoil over President Emmanuel Macron’s move to raise the retirement age from 62 to 64. New polling shows a huge majority of the population disagrees with how it was done.

(Image credit: Clement Mahoudeau/AFP via Getty Images)

Read More at NPR

Check Also

Many in Poland fear their country is moving toward autocracy

Hundreds of thousands of Poles took to the streets to vent their anger and concern …