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    :: Friday, March 17, 2006 ::

    France: riot police attack student protesters at the Sorbonne - SF Indymedia
    University and high school students' organisations have called for national strikes and demonstrations on Tuesday and Thursday of this week, and on Saturday there will be a national day of protest, sponsored by all of the trade union federations alongside the student organizations.

    French Students Step Up Protests Against New Job Law - By ELAINE SCIOLINO, New York Times
    In Paris, university and high school students, joined by teachers, workers, union members and Communist Party members, marched across town, stopping traffic as they chanted slogans like "We're not cannon fodder" and "We're not young flesh for the boss." At one location near the Sorbonne in the heart of the Latin Quarter, the police clashed with small groups of protesters, dispersing them with tear gas.
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