When I first read this, my reaction was to scratch my head and say, “What?” The French and Europe as a whole generally treat us (as Americans) as backwards knuckle draggers. To be on the same wavelength is not something I would expect from them.
However, this great article from Abby Earth outlines for us why France has decided that Same Sex Marriage is not best for children and as such has separated Civil Unions from Marriage.
Children represent the future of society. They "must not suffer from conditions imposed upon them by adults". "The best interests of the child must prevail over adult freedoms... even including the lifestyle choices of parents".
The complete article is here:
And for al my Conspiracy-Believing Friends, here is more proof in Wikipedia:
So, is Gay Marriage best for kids? I don’t think so, and at least this time, the French and I agree.
Oui on Prop 8!