• August 23, 2019

The G7 takes place in Biarritz, in the Northern part of the Basque country administered by France, later this month.

There have already been protests by anti capitalist groups targeting multi nationals such as McDonald’s, Zara Kids, Decathlon, Stradivarius, Bershka, Nespresso, and Orange etc.

Here’s a link to a report by 7seizh two weeks ago:


However It’s not just direct action anti capitalist bodies that are angry at the G7 formed. Established legitimate NGOs and Civil Society groups say they are being marginalised and excluded by the Macron government hosting the conference

Link here – again from 7seizh:


Meanwhile as France steps up security expelling a German national and journalist protesters have set up an ‘alternative summit’ camp in Urrugne, 25km south of Biarritz.

Report here from ‘THE LOCAL fr’:


Image: Peaceful protest against G7 in the Basque country – Inset direct action by anti-capitalist group daubing multinationals property

Bernard Moffatt

Assistant General Secretary
Celtic League (17/08/2019)

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