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Protesters Slam Gay Marriage Law As 'Attack Against The Family'

Agence France Presse | Gergory Danel | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Tens of thousands of people marched in Paris and Lyon on Sunday against new laws easing abortion restrictions and legalising gay marriage, accusing Fr...

INCREDIBLE Number Of LGBT Couples Have Gotten Married In France Since 2013

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

About 7,000 same-sex couples tied the knot in France last year after gay marriage was legalised in May, the national statistics agency said Tuesday.Fr...

17 LGBT Political Moments That Made Us Proud This Year

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Happy Pride Month! In honor of the occasion, we're taking a look at some of the best lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) political momen...

France Legalizes Gay Marriage

AP | LORI HINNANT and SYLVIE CORBET | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

PARIS — France legalized gay marriage on Tuesday after a wrenching national debate that exposed deep conservatism in the nation's heartland and ...

Protesters Deem Gay Marriage Law 'Threat To Social Fabric' In France

AP | By GREG KELLER | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

PARIS -- Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to sunny Paris boulevards on Sunday to protest the expected passage this week of a bill legalizing ga...

Anti-Gay Violence Rattles France Ahead Of Marriage Equality Bill

AP | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

PARIS -- Four people have been detained on suspicion of carrying out an attack at a Lille gay bar, the Interior Ministry said Thursday, amid nationwid...

France's Gay Marriage Proposal Prompts Last-Ditch Protests

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Tens of thousands of people were expected to cram the streets of Paris Sunday in a last-ditch protest to stop controversial gay marriage legislation f...

Why Gay Marriage Is Polarizing France

Agence France Presse | Martine Nouaille | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Gay marriage may have passed with barely hitch in many countries, but it has kicked up a huge storm in France, a country often seen as the champion of...

Bad News For France's Gay Marriage Opponents

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

PARIS, April 15 (Reuters) - French police arrested dozens of protesters against same-sex marriage on Monday as left-wing lawmakers brought forward t...

Anti-Gay Assaults Surge In France

Agence France Presse | Marianne Barriaux | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Wilfred de Bruijn's face is bloated, seeped in blood, his bruised right eye shut tight, his tooth broken -- the victim of a brutal attack in Paris whi...

Anti-Gay Attack Victim Becomes French Icon

AP | THOMAS ADAMSON | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

PARIS — The shocking photo of a homophobic attack victim in Paris that went viral on social media this week and caused the French interior minis...

France's Fight For Gay Marriage Turns Violent

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

By Tara Oakes PARIS, April 10 (Reuters) - A gay man beaten up in Paris this month is using a photo of his injuries to fuel a growing ...

Great News For France's Gay Community

AP | JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

PARIS — France's lower house of parliament approved a sweeping bill on Tuesday to legalize gay marriage and allow same-sex couples to adopt chil...

WATCH: NOM's President Joins Paris's Anti-Gay Marriage Protests

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The National Organization for Marriage's (NOM) Brian Brown recently traveled to Paris, where he enthusiastically reported on the French anti-gay marri...

Sadness For All

Guy Birenbaum | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Guy Birenbaum

So the people protesting do not want other French citizens to enjoy the same rights that they enjoy? They are opposed to these other citizens having the same right to get married that they have? This is something I find totally incomprehensible.

Thousands Rally Against Gay Marriage In France

AP | LORI HINNANT | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

PARIS — Holding aloft ancient flags and young children, hundreds of thousands of people converged Sunday on the Eiffel Tower to protest the Fren...

Meet France's Unlikely Anti-Gay Marriage Mascot

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

* Lay activists overshadow faith leaders at main protest * Hundreds of thousands expected for three-pronged march * Orga...

American Apparel's 'Legalize Gay' Campaign Goes Trans-Atlantic

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

One high-profile U.S. clothing retailer is making its stance on same-sex marriage known across the pond. American Apparel will reportedly be givin...

WATCH: Couples Kiss To Support Marriage Equality In Paris

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Couples in Paris took the streets in front of the Hotel de Ville Thursday night to stage a gay 'kiss-in' to show their support for a marriage equality...