Police violence is nothing new to people of color in France. What's new is that a broader swath of the population has tasted it.
Gregory Viscusi has reported from Europe for Bloomberg News and Dow Jones News Wires for almost three decades, based in London, Milan, and now Paris for the past 20 years. A native of New York, he’s reported from more than 40 countries on issues ranging from business to politics, as well as sports, wars, and culture. As a reporter in Paris, he’s been to a fair share of riots.