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Port Grimaud, near Saint-Tropez in southern France, has it all. Canals, bridges, islets ... It's just missing a couple of gondolas.
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France is virtually shut down now by national strikes over pension reform. But from Denmark to UK to Germany, social change and the popular movements resisting have their own histories.
Reforming the retirement system is necessary, but must be be done in a way and at a pace that won't tear an already divided French society further apart.
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