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A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

THE DEBATE

THE DEBATE

Latest update : 2013-01-08

France split over gay marriage

Same-sex marriage is already a hot button issue. Add to the mix whether it's OK to discuss homosexuality in Catholic schools, and swords are drawn between France’s ruling Socialists and the Church.

  • Jean DUCHESNE. Special advisor to the Archbishop of Paris;
  • Judith HAMERY. American Section teacher, Lycée International de Saint-Germain-en-Laye;
  • Judith SILBERFELD. Editor-in-Chief, YAGG Magazine;
  • Anne-Elisabeth MOUTET. Columnist, The Sunday Telegraph.

Produced by Anelise Borges, François Picard, Mary Colombel and Christopher Davis.

Watch the second part here.

By Anelise Borges

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