With Prime Minister Sarkozy proposing to raise the retirement age from 60 to 62, the French are apparently not pleased:
Most people in France say a government proposal to reform the national pension system is unfair, according to a poll by CSA published in Le Parisien. 52 per cent of respondents share this opinion, while 38 per cent call it a fair reform.
Two years seems rather modest to me. AFP has more.