Quote of the Day: France Suspends Fuel Tax Increase That Prompted Violent Protests – The New York Times

Burned cars in Paris on Sunday. The protests have been responsible for millions of dollars in property damage and lost tourism revenue.CreditThibault Camus/Associated Press

“It’s about the whole baguette, not just the crumbs.”

~BENJAMIN CAUCHY, a spokesman for the Yellow Vests protest movement that has swept France over the last three weeks, demanding changes like salary increases and a fairer distribution of wealth.

Source: Quotation of the Day: France Suspends Fuel Tax Increase That Prompted Violent Protests – The New York Times

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