Gay Marriage: Why the Government Must Act Now!

When elected officials face a political issue, they have two ways to solve it. On the one hand, they can (and often do) try to compromise: it gives to the decision a greater legitimacy and more supporters within civil society. On the other hand, they sometimes have the opportunity to force the decision and impose […]

France Continues Debate on Gay Marriage and Adoption Laws

One of Hollande’s campaign promises was to grant gay couples the right to marry and adopt. The reform was supposed to be voted on in 2013, but the debate between the French Catholic Church and the political and civil spheres has now taken center stage. The entry of the Church into the debate is linked […]