Call for a national day of demonstration “for freedoms and against extreme right ideas”, on June 12

Call for a national day of demonstration “for freedoms and against extreme right ideas”, on June 12
Head of La France Insoumise left-wing party Jean-Luc Melenchon (C) and LFI group's member of parliament Adrien Quatennens (C-R) take part in the annual May Day (Labour Day) rally in Lille, northern France, on May 1, 2021. / AFP / FRANCOIS LO PRESTI

Jean-Luc melenchon and adrien quatennens, of the unsoumitted france, during a demonstration in a league on May 1, 2021. francois lo presti / afpSeveral unions, parties, associations and media including the cgt, solidarity, attac, sos racism, the mrap, Humanity, the unsouthed france and the new anti-capitalist party call for a “national day of demonstration”, on Saturday, June 12, “for freedoms and against the far right”. “In addition, while some of these laws stigmatize some of the population because of their religion, others are targeted because of their militant activity,” they said. “in the face of this climate of hatred, racist and attacking individual and collective freedoms, we collectively decided to organize on Saturday, June 12 a first national day of demonstration and mobilizations that will decline locally,” they write.

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