What started last November as a grassroots movement against plans to hike gas taxes spiraled into violent protests against the cost of living and French President Emmanuel Macron’s policies and style. After public opinion fell behind the Yellow Vests, Macron announced a stimulus plan for households. He also launched a “Great National Debate” that will go on until mid-March. He aims to channel the anger into a discussion over the future of France. Macron’s gestures have been ridiculed by oppositi


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