Paris, 1968 – picture of the day

please note this post is not by Jay Clapp Photography but from the photography news at the guardian for your viewing pleasure please feel free to use the share buttons at the bottom.

A photographic highlight selected by the picture desk. On May 30 1968, almost 500,000 protesters marched through Paris chanting, ‘Adieu, de Gaulle!’. At 2.30pm, Prime Minister Georges Pompidou persuaded President Charles de Gaulle to dissolve the National Assembly and to call a new election, thereby ending the immediate threat of revolution

via Art and design: Photography | guardian.co.uk http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/picture/2013/may/30/paris-1968-picture-of-the-day Jim Powell Thanks for reading Jay

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