The transformation of community organizing into a “profession” is a barrier to radical political change.
Clément Petitjean is a doctoral candidate in sociology and American civilization in Paris at the Sorbonne and Université Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines.
France's failure to criminalize recent protests is revealing fault lines in the government's highest offices.
Many thought the Parti de gauche would reinvigorate the French left. Why has the effort failed?