French President Macron Concedes To Yellow Vest Protesters

French President Emmanuel Macron said Monday he was "partly responsible" for the unrest in his country over the last three weeks. But Macron also blamed longstanding "malaise" for the working-class anger behind the yellow vest protests and said France "must tackle the question of immigration." Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with reporter Jake Cigainero (@jacobstapp), who's covering the story for NPR.

This segment aired on December 11, 2018. The audio for this segment is not available.


More from Here & Now

Listen Live