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Gabriel Attal is the new Prime Minister of France

France has a young, gay new PM and people are swooning

Gabriel Attal has become France’s youngest and first out gay prime minister at age 34. On Tuesday (January 9), French president Emmanuel Macron named the 34-year-old education minister as the country’s new PM. He replaced outgoing Elisabeth Borne, who resigned a day earlier over a controversial immigration law. Just five years ago, Gabriel was doing …

LGBTQ Ambassador Elisabeth Borne

France to appoint LGBTQ Ambassador to the world

French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne announced Thursday that France would appoint an ambassador for LGBTQ rights. The government would charge the new LGBTQ Ambassador with advocating for the universal decriminalization of homosexuality and trans identity. The Prime Minister made the announcement on the 40th anniversary of France’s decriminalization of homosexuality. She said the government will …

dance against homophobia

Standing ovation for dance against homophobia

The studio audience for France has Incredible Talent! awarded a standing ovation to dancers Guillaume and Arthur for their dance against homophobia this week. During the last round of auditions, Arthur from Quebec and Guillaume from France, presented a routine displaying their full range of talents as acrobats and dancers. The pair, a couple for …

A French artist has recreated Madonna looks with his dog Max

This Artist Has Recreated Madonna looks With His Dog Max

Madonna has been a cultural and fashion icon for people all over the world for decades and now even dogs are imitating the Queen of Pop. A French fashion photographer has raised the stakes on the dog Instagram game with the help of his golden retriever Max. Vincent Flouret’s new project “Maxdonna” recreates some of …

WATCH: Australian Ambassador Proposes To Partner Hours After Marriage Equality Vote

Australia’s ambassador to France, Brendan Berne, proposed to his longtime partner just hours after the parliament passed marriage equality yesterday. “HE SAID YES!” Brendan Berne wrote on social media alongside a video of the proposal to Thomas Marti in Paris. In the video he says, “As ambassador to France, this is a great day for …

Champs-Élysées

Slain French Police Officer’s Husband Gives Tearful Eulogy

The husband of the French police officer who was killed last week in Paris has delivered an emotional eulogy at a memorial. Xavier Jugelé was killed at Paris’ Champ-Élysées last week in an attack in which two other officers were seriously injured. His husband, Etienne Cardiles, addressed a remembrance ceremony attended by French President Francois …