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La Manif Pour Tous Plans Demonstration In UKs Capital

The French anti-same sex marriage organisers of La Manif Pour Tous (Demo For All) are allegedly planning a demonstration in London on the 24th March 2013.

The website http://www.lamanifpourtousalondres.com/english has stated that a planned ‘static’ demonstration is to take place in Trafalgar Square on the 24th March 2013 at 2pm to coincide with a planned March in Paris.

La Manif Pour Tous gained media attention in January after a reported 340,000 people travelled to Paris to rally against President Hollande’s equal marriage bill.


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According to the website the organisers are planning

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“Another peaceful protest march of massive proportions will take place in Paris on Sunday 24 March. On the same day, a static gathering will be organized [sic] in London in association with the national demonstration to strengthen pressure on the French government.”

The organisers state that they have 3 purposes to their demonstrations:

– First, because defending children rights is not a French or an English matter, but a global matter

– Secondly, because we share the same values around marriage and family; we need to be united

– Finally, because it’s obviously a way to send a message to the UK government, even if the demonstation [sic] is initiated by the French.

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