French protestors wield power with demonstrations

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Opinion

December 12, 2018 - 10:15 AM

Raising taxes on the poor while giving a massive tax cut for the wealthy is a recipe for revolt.

Just ask France, now in its fourth week of massive uprisings.

Like an American Republican, French President Emmanuel Macron believed wealthy industrialists would plow their tax-cut savings into the workforce, creating new jobs and raising wages. That that has yet to materialize is no surprise to the middle class (or to us Kansans.)

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