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'Slackers' take to streets in protest at Macron's labour law reforms

Demonstrators seize on president’s use of word ‘lazy’ as rallying slogan for protests in Paris and other big cities Demonstrators and trade unionists took part in mass street protests across France on Tuesday against Emmanuel Macron’s overhaul of labour laws — the first strike action to face the new president. The leftwing CGT union, France’s second biggest, called 4,000 strikes and protests, with public sector workers, train staff and energy sector workers joining.
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