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Manuel Valls: A weakened Prime minister?

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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.

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Latest update : 2013-01-30

Adoption for all?

As France drafts a same-sex marriage bill, what rules apply when it comes to raising children? Advocates argue that kids are already being raised in same-sex households, only without legal safeguards.

  • Xavier HERAUD. Deputy Editor-in-Chief, YAGG;
  • Jean DUCHESNE. Special advisor to the Archbishop of Paris;
  • Tony KENNEYBREW. Attorney at the Paris Bar;
  • Joseph AKORO. Former Director, The Initiative for Equal Rights in Nigeria;
  • Vitaly MILONOV. Member of United Russia; St. Petersburg municipal lawmaker (introduced the bill banning gay propaganda in Russia) - from St. Petersbourg.

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

Watch the second part here.

By Anelise Borges

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2014-09-17 referendum

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2014-09-16 Valérie Trierweiler

Hollande on his own? Socialist backbenchers abstain on confidence vote (part 2)

Latest opinion polls show François Hollande has hit rock bottom and started to dig. As a Socialist who ran as an enemy of finance, he was always going to antagonise the right....

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2014-09-16 Nicolas Sarkozy

Hollande on his own? Socialist backbenchers abstain on confidence vote

Latest opinion polls show François Hollande has hit rock bottom and started to dig. As a Socialist who ran as an enemy of finance, he was always going to antagonise the right....

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