An elected UMP skids on gay marriage

An elected UMP skids on gay marriage

Paris : France | Oct 03, 2012 at 3:54 AM PDT
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François Lebel, mayor of the eighth arrondissement of Paris, believes that legalization opens the door to "incest and pedophilia." The UMP mayor of the eighth arrondissement of Paris, François Lebel, said the editorial in the October issue of the journal municipal information that legalizing gay marriage could open the door to polygamy, incest and pedophilia. "If the taboo immemorial heterosexual marriage comes to jumping, and who now oppose anything that other taboos concerning, though less ancient, much less universal, falling in turn?" Asked François Lebel, announces that he will not proceed "personally, no marriage of this nature." "For example, how oppose tomorrow polygamy in France, a principle which is taboo in Western civilization? Why the legal age of married would it continue? And why prohibit further consanguineous marriages, pedophilia, incest is still common in the world? "Says the official, who joined former President Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni in February 2008. "The door is now open for the show mortal civilization of legal marriage for everyone with anyone to do anything!" He concluded. Outcry to the left François Lebel, who could not be reached Wednesday morning, said he wrote the text before the Cardinal Philippe Barbarin not alarm, in similar terms, the consequences of socialist bill on gay marriage. Asked on France Inter, the former Prime Minister François Fillon UMP did not condemn these remarks, which have sparked an outcry on the left. "I think the president and the prime minister would do well to think twice before opening this debate (note: on gay marriage) now. Because I think in the political, social and economic ours, we will witness the proliferation of this kind of argument (...) from both sides. We will see the French and divide deeply insulting. We'll see homophobia back, "said François Fillon presidential candidate of the UMP. The leader of the Left Front in Paris Ian Brossat Council ruled in a statement about Mr. Lebel "monstrous": "They are clearly homophobic. It is sad that a borough mayor turns a newsletter municipal right-wing rag at taxpayer expense. " PS The mayor Christophe Girard the Fourth District held in a tweet Lebel "pathetic and insulting to millions of men and women who love like everyone else." The leader of the opposition UMP Paris Council also expressed its disapproval: "It is something that I do not obviously agree and do not seem likely to advance thinking on the law," said Mayor Jean-François 1er arrondissement Legaret. "It's constantly undermining the identity and family life that some people like François Lebel help fuel homophobia", denounced in a statement the Association of LGBT families (ADFH
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