Accused of committing violence in the past, residents of the country's vast suburbs are no longer silent over the government's economic policies as they begin to show up at yellow vest protests, causing more worries for the Macron administration.
The French president called the "yellow vest" protests that have been held around the country for over a month "forty years of malaise that have come to the surface."
Demonstrations making waves across Europe suggests disillusionment and a pushback against the political status quo.
Described as the worst upheaval since the 1968 student riots, the country's economy has received a battering worth one billion dollar.
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