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Latest update : 2014-02-04

France's Family Values Row: Bitter Backlash Against Same-Sex Marriage (part 2)

Eight months after same-sex marriage became the law of the land in France, they're still demonstrating. Police say there were tens of thousands in the streets of Paris and Lyon on Sunday, all marching against what they term the Socialist government's "familyphobia". This time, unlike last week's protests, it was peaceful. But which way is the pendulum swinging on social values in France?

Produced and prepared by Anelise Borges, Haxie Meyers-Belkin and Diaraye Bah

By François PICARD

Our guests

Jean Marc SANCHEZ

Lawyer, Paris Bar, Franco-Hispanic Commission

Franck MARGAIN

Vice President of the Christian Democratic Party

Christophe MARTET

Director of publications, YAGG Magazine

Jean Marie SALAMITO

Historian, Université Paris IV-Sorbonne

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2017-06-27 Americas

Farewell to arms? Crucial step for Colombia peace process

A ceremony marking the disarmament of Latin America's oldest guerilla movement is taking place in the central Colombian town of Mesetas. Marxist FARC militants are laying down...

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2017-06-26 Narendra MODI

Modi meets Trump: The ties that bind US, India leaders

How much do Donald Trump and Narendra Modi really have in common? Their personal lifestyles may be radically different but both are nationalists with strong personalities, who...

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2017-06-22 Emmanuel Macron

Macron's marching orders: New French president's first EU summit

Emmanuel Macron sounded like a man in charge as he chastised East European leaders that flout common rules on refugees and freedom of speech. At his first EU summit as French...

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2017-06-21 Queen Elizabeth II

Queen's Speech: Monarch outlines two-year plan as Brexit looms

Our panel of guests focus on the state opening of parliament in London, where the Queen usually reads out the government's to-do list for the year ahead. Brexit featured front...

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2017-06-20 Middle East

The Scramble for Syria: What happens after Raqqa falls?

There's the battle for Raqqa but what about the battle for Syria? The shooting down of a Syrian jet by the US military, plus an Iran-made drone in the southeast late this...

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