Ceremony To Mark The Abolition Of Slavery With French President Francois Hollande At the Luxembourg Gardens


French President Francois Hollande delivers a speech as French... News PhotoAurelie Filippetti,Ceremony,Change,Christiane Taubira,Claude Bartolone,France,François Hollande,French Culture,Full Length,Minister of Justice,Paris - France,Politics,President,Slavery,Speech,US President,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Laurent EmmanuelPARIS, FRANCE - MAY 10: French President Francois Hollande (C) delivers a speech as (L-R) French Overseas Minister Victorin Lurel, French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira, President of the French Senate Jean-Pierre Bel, President of the French National Assembly Claude Bartolone and French Culture Minister Aurelie Filipetti look on during a ceremony marking the abolition of slavery in the Jardins du Luxembourg on May 10, 2013 in Paris, France. Taubira Law was passed in May 2001 acknowledging slavery and the Atlantic slave trade as crimes against humanity. (Photo by Laurent Emmanuel/Getty Images)