Tens of Thousands March Against Government Plans To Legalise Same-sex Marriage


People stand beside a banner reading in French 'No to the extension... News PhotoBanner - Sign,France,French Culture,Horizontal,Marriage Equality,Paris - France,People,Protest,Social Issues,StandingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPeople stand beside a banner reading in French 'No to the extension of the medically assisted procreation (PMA) for all' as they take part in a protest against same-sex marriage on January 13, 2013 in Paris. Tens of thousands march in Paris on January 13 to denounce government plans to legalise same-sex marriage and adoption which have angered many Catholics and Muslims, France's two main faiths, as well as the right-wing opposition. The French parliament is to debate the bill -- one of the key electoral pledges of Socialist President -- at the end of this month. AFP PHOTO / DAMIEN MEYER (Photo credit should read DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)