Martine Aubry, Parti socialiste mayor of Lille, snubs Prime Minister Valls who is technically in the same party (haha! For now)
Lawyers in Corsica
Employees of the fancy hotel Royal Monceau in Paris
Truck drivers, furious over a new tax for using the Paris Périphérique or ring road, threatening to block the city. Take this one seriously folks-- in France this always works.
SNCF (French national trains, toujours eux) workers on RER B, announcing (yet another) strike Thursday 9 October; also workers on the TER in the Alpes-Maritimes, on strike Tuesday 7 October; also workers on the TER on the Côte d'Azur Monday 6 October
Hope you don't have to take the (government-subsidized) SNCM ferry to Corsica any time soon. Management has announced they're firing up to 1000 workers; a strike is sure to result.
Firemen in Normandy, on "unlimited" strike
Garbage workers in Rouen. This one could last up to two weeks, sources say
Public school cafeteria workers in Brittany
Public bus drivers in Bordeaux
Hospital workers on the west coast of France