Ahead of tomorrow’s elections in Argentina, one of Buenos Aires’s poorest neighborhoods has become a beachhead for anarcho-capitalist candidate Javier Milei. The center-left’s failure to represent informal workers is turning ever more of them to the far right.
Juliette Gache is a Paris-based independent journalist. Her writing has appeared in Courrier International.
Emmanuel Macron’s plan to raise the pension age has stirred mass opposition. The labor minister pushing the bill is an ex-Socialist — and the huge protests in his hometown show how the neoliberalized center left has sold out working-class France.