Blog Archives

Why France’s gay marriage debate has started to look like a revolution

This analysis written by John Laughland (director of Studies at the Institute of Democracy and Cooperation in Paris)  deals with, on one side, the gay marriage debate in France and, on the other side, its damaged political system. Paris: Revolutions are often

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in French Style

Women in Paris have been allowed to wear trousers..since February 2013!

France has never really claimed leadership on gender equality issues – French women were not given the vote until 1944 – but at least women can now wear trousers in the capital city. On January 31, Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, the minister for

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in French Style