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Fifty years on, French protests echo May 1968

Tuesday, May 01, 2018 - 01:59

When millions of workers and student demonstrators brought French society to its knees in 1968 it was a revolution for their politics, culture, and economy. Now, as the country marks the event's 50th anniversary, modern day activists see parallels in 2018's crises. Richard Lough reports.

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When millions of workers and student demonstrators brought French society to its knees in 1968 it was a revolution for their politics, culture, and economy. Now, as the country marks the event's 50th anniversary, modern day activists see parallels in 2018's crises. Richard Lough reports.

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Fifty years on, French protests echo May 1968

Tuesday, May 01, 2018 - 01:59