Marchers Take Last Stand Against Gay Marriage Bill

Frigide Barjot’s voice boomed down the Avenue de la Grande Armée Sunday afternoon: “Listen to the French!” Waving flags and signs and carrying Palm Sunday branches, La Manif Pour Tous marchers took a last stand against France’s gay marriage bill set to enter the Senate next month. Late in the protest, police used tear gas […]

Anti-Gay Marriage Movement Files Referendum in Protest of New Legislation

Following the passage of an historic bill legalizing gay marriage in France on February 12 in the National Assembly, anti-gay marriage movements have risen up across the country in protest of the new law. On Saturday, February 16, those opposed submitted a referendum with 700,000 signatures to the Conseil économique, social, et environnmental (Economic, Social, […]