Be Your Change

The Parisian Rebellious Neighborhood You Should Absolutely Know With Rebecca Dry, Founder of LoveMontreuil

Episode Summary

In today’s episode, we travel to a town east of Paris named Montreuil. Montreuilis to Paris what Oakland is to San Francisco, a vibrant multicultural youngthe dynamic and creative suburb of Paris.Montreuil is also well-known for its left-wing politics, with a rate close to 26% ofimmigrants, the city has been led by a succession of Mayor affiliated with theFrench communist but also the Green party. The result is an incredible meltingpot of culture, diverse languages, and deep artistic cultures that goes back to theearly century with the movie industry.

Episode Notes

In today’s episode, we travel to a town east of Paris named Montreuil. Montreuil
is to Paris what Oakland is to San Francisco, a vibrant multicultural young
the dynamic and creative suburb of Paris.
Montreuil is also well-known for its left-wing politics, with a rate close to 26% of
immigrants, the city has been led by a succession of Mayor affiliated with the
French communist but also the Green party. The result is an incredible melting
pot of culture, diverse languages, and deep artistic cultures that goes back to the
early century with the movie industry.