Skip to comments.’I do?’ Opposition dogs French gay marriage plans
Posted on 11/05/2012 5:28:08 AM PST by massmike
A plan to legalize same-sex marriage and allow gay couples to adopt was a liberal cornerstone of Francois Hollandes election manifesto earlier this year. It looked like a shoo-in for the French President, supported by a majority of the country, and an easy way to break with his conservative predecessor.
But that was then.
Now, as the Socialist government prepares to unveil its draft "marriage for everyone" law Wednesday, polls show wavering support for the idea and for the president amid increasingly vocal opposition in this traditionally Catholic country.
And its not just religious and rural leaders speaking out; top figures within Hollandes own party also are at loggerheads. So the Socialists are dragging their feet, releasing the bill later than planned and delaying parliamentary debate on it until January.
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It seems the French are having buyers remorse with Robespierre
What does an opposition dog look like?
How many of them are there?
Sorry I miss read the caption I thought you said some gay married his dog.
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