Environmentalists On Trial for Theft of Macron Portraits

Nicolas Vaux-Montagny - Associated Press - Tuesday, May 28, 2019 Across France, activists have been taking down official portraits of President Emmanuel Macron to protest what they consider his “inaction” against climate change. Now they face up to 10 years in prison. The first of several trials targeting the activists opened Tuesday in the eastern … Continue reading Environmentalists On Trial for Theft of Macron Portraits

Two Animal “Rights” Terrorists Assault Butcher in Paris

Paris (AFP) Two people were facing assault charges Monday after dousing a butcher and his stand with red liquid at a market in Paris over the weekend, prosecutors said. The butcher, who specialises in organically-raised meat, was at his stall in the covered Saint-Quentin market in the north of the capital when it was targeted … Continue reading Two Animal “Rights” Terrorists Assault Butcher in Paris

Environmentalists Back Off of Carbon Tax

Politico says environmentalists have backed off from proposing taxes on carbon. The reason? Their news report says: This month's fuel-tax riots in Paris and the defeat of a carbon-fee ballot measure in Washington state show the difficulty of getting people to support a levy on the energy sources that heat their homes and power their … Continue reading Environmentalists Back Off of Carbon Tax

Anti-Macron Riots Are The Result of New Carbon Tax

France enacted new taxes on carbon as proposed by French President Emanuel Macron only to see riots riots break out in central Paris following two weeks of protests. The riots resulted in cars and buildings being set ablaze along with the infamous Arc de Triomphe being damaged. The taxes were obviously the last straw for … Continue reading Anti-Macron Riots Are The Result of New Carbon Tax

Vegans Vandalize Butcher Shops in North France

Six vegan hoodlums are being held by French police in connection with a series of butcher and fish shops vandalized between the months of May and August. According to The Local Europe, nine businesses (including a McDonald's and a cheese shop) in and the surrounding area of lille had windows smashed and anti-meat graffiti spray … Continue reading Vegans Vandalize Butcher Shops in North France

Animal “Rights” Activists Set Fire to French Zoo

Animal rights activists claimed responsibility for setting fire to several ticket booths at the Peaugres Safari park in the Ardèche region at the beginning of August. According to The Local, the zoo had to close for August 2nd and burned most of the night of August 1st. A blog post on the animal rights group's … Continue reading Animal “Rights” Activists Set Fire to French Zoo