The “yellow vests” are preparing for a day of mobilizationSaturday 17th November. How many will they be? Where will they be? Faced with rising fuel prices, these motorists intend to express their discontent to the government.
Jean-Christophe Coleman, self-employed craftsman, travels the roads of Aveyron. He offers small jobs at home. But with the rise of fuel, its activity is less profitable. “I travel with the van every day to make quotes which are free. All quotes, unfortunately, are not accepted, so that makes trips that are very significant ”, he explains. So, Saturday November 17, he will spend part of his day in Villefranche-de-Rouergue (Aveyron) to block the road that goes to Montauban (Tarn-et-Garonne).
Anger that interests political parties
Other inhabitants will be at his side, met on the web. Some have other watchwords: “We must block everything, for pensions, for the lack of nurses, for the lack of health professionals, against the desertification of villages”, explains Yvonne Monna, a retiree. Anger that interests certain political parties, such as the National Rally. On the web, an interactive map lists the various blocking points planned.