With Sarkozy and his thugs in control of the French government, there aren’t that many opportunities to be proud of France these days, except for this:
Or for the anglophone crowd:
So, who aren’t the enlightened nations who refused to join the list of 66 signatories (which includes the entire European Union, Brazil, Israel, and Japan)? The United States, China and Russia, Arab nations,The Holy See (the Catholic lobby), the Organization of the Islamic Conference. What are their objections? Why, legalizing homosexuality will legitimize pedophilia (a bit rich coming from the Catholic Church, that great moral authority) and other "deplorable" acts (whatever the hell that means), of course.
Well, at least, there is now a document in place and that’s a big step.