Lionel L - Nuit Debout - Journée internationale - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

Lionel L introduces a new social phenomenon called "Nuit Debout" ("Up All Night" or "Rise Up Night"). It's a protest movement born from a general discontent regarding politics, labor laws, and other issues. At 6 p.m. every day, people take to the streets of Paris to discuss ideas and air their grievances. The movement is gathering momentum in other cities and countries as well.

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It's "Nuit Debout" [Rise Up Night],
Just to tell you that "Nuit Debout" has a website that is called "nuitdebout dot fr";
Il s'agit de "Nuit Debout",
Juste pour vous dire que "Nuit Debout" ont un site internet qui s'appelle "nuitdebout point fr";

Lionel L - Nuit Debout - Journée internationale - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

France

In part two of "Nuit Debout" (Up All Night), Lionel explains how protesters gather every night at Place de la République in Paris to think of alternative politics for a better world. The "Nuit Debout" movement has its own coded language and even its own calendar!

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Hello, uh... here we are again... at "Nuit Debout" [Up All Night].
It's important to note that "Nuit Debout" has its own internal calendar.
Mr. François Hollande stopped by. He came to visit... the... the partisans of "Nuit Debout,"
Bonjour, euh... nous revoilà... à Nuit Debout.
Il est important de préciser que Nuit Debout a son propre calendrier interne.
Monsieur François Hollande est passé. Il est venu rendre visite à... aux... aux partisans de Nuit Debout,

Lionel L - Nuit Debout - Journée internationale - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

France

Lionel concludes his series on Nuit Debout. The protest movement, expressing discontent with politics in general, is spreading. Lawyers have joined the fight, and the attitudes of the media and politicians toward the movement are slowly shifting.

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International "Nuit Debout" [Up All Night] Day, uh...
There's the... the philharmonic orchestra of Nuit Debout that is here.
There are the "Avocats Debout" [Up All Night Lawyers].
has radically changed on the subject of Nuit Debout,
So as a result, now Nuit Debout, uh...
Journée Internationale Nuit Debout, euh...
Il y a le... l'orchestre philharmonique de Nuit Debout qui est là.
Il y a les Avocats Debout.
a radicalement changé au sujet de Nuit Debout,
Donc, du coup, maintenant Nuit Debout, euh...

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