About 300 people were isolated, Saturday, November 13, in downtown Toulouse. They still denounce, four months after its establishment, the health pass.
Four months after the start of the anti-health pass demonstrations, the atmosphere is still good among the demonstrators on Saturday afternoon in Toulouse. From 2 p.m., in front of the entrance to the Jean-Jaurès metro station, there are yellow vests – ten, no more – but around 200 to 300 people in total, around the Ago Rap, this supermarket tank transformed into a sound system. giant.
Denunciation of the “social breakdown of unemployment insurance and pensions”
“We are not going to let go, we do not know when we will win, if it is in three days, in three months or in three years, but with the yellow vests, we made Macron and the oligarchy around him tremble . There are 70-year-old people here, who have been fighting for 50 years against the capitalist system which crushes humans. So for them, I will not give up for the revolution, “says one of the hosts of Ago Rap. The tone is set. The anti-health pass, which includes Sylvie, a nursing assistant in Toulouse, also fight against “the ideological and authoritarian behavior of the government” and denounce “the social breakdown of unemployment insurance and pensions, the crime of opinion and the fascisms “.
The demonstrators met are caregivers, educators, retirees
“In my establishment, there have been many layoffs of medico-social staff,” says the professional. “We are fighting against the repression suffered by those who fight against the health past,” she adds. Aware of being “too little” to be mobilized on these issues, the demonstrators we met present themselves as caregivers, educators, yellow vests, precarious.
They demand, to cross their march between Jean-Jaurès and Arnaud-Bernard, supervised by the police and under interrupted traffic, the end of the layoffs of unvaccinated people and their reinstatement, with full compensation for periods without wages, the stop transfers, sanctions and other bullying, or the reimbursement of PCR and antigen tests for all. And obviously, “the immediate lifting of the health pass”.