Two Weeks Into a Major Uprising, French Activists Still Staying 'Up All Night'
When French President Francois Hollande presented a series of labor reforms that would make it easier for employers to fire workers, he probably didn't expect the mass public outrage that followed. On March 31, thousands of French activists gathered at the Place de la Republique for the screening of a film called "Merci Patron!" ("Thanks Boss!"), about ordinary people pitted against a major corporation.