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Paris to Host Gay Games 2018

The city of Paris has been selected as the site for the tenth edition of the Gay Games in 2018.

Explore the Quartier Chinois: Paris’s Chinatown

By Elisa Mala | Aug 7
Ask a Parisian about the city’s Chinatown and you’re likely to get an answer that’s uncharacteristically reticent. "It’s not exactly where I’d bring someone," natives will demur politely. But you won’t want to miss Europe’s largest Chinatown.

French Anti-Gay Activist Shoots and Kills Self at Notre Dame

French right-wing historian Dominique Venner shot and killed himself on the altar of Paris’ famed Notre Dame Cathedral today at 4PM local time in front of throngs of tourists in protest of France’s recent legalization of same-sex marriage.

Surprise, Delight on the Streets of Paris

By Matthew S. Bajko | May 2
Much like San Francisco, Paris is divided into numerous neighborhoods each with its unique charms and offerings.

Paris’s Best Baguette

FOOD/DRINK | By Elaine Ganley | Apr 30
You may be tempted to take bite out of Tunisian born baker Ridha Khadher, but it’s his baguette you should be seeking, which just won "Best Baguette" in Paris.

Gay Attack Victim in France Becomes Cause Celebre

INTERNATIONAL | By Thomas Adamson | Apr 11
The shocking photo of a homophobic attack victim in Paris that went viral on social media this week and caused the French interior minister to weigh in was used as an emblem in a pro-gay rally Wednesday evening.

Gay Couple Beaten in Paris Attack

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 9
A French couple say that they were beaten in Paris because they were gay may reflect tensions as the country debates legalizing same-sex marriage.

Huge Crowds in Paris March for Marriage Equality

Two weeks after a huge demonstration in opposition to the French government’s proposal to legalize same-sex marriage, those in favor came out in force on Sunday.

Paris in the 1920s with Kiki de Montparnasse

FASHION | Dec 25
Roam the streets the Paris, overhear the plein-air conversations of the 20th century’s most respected writers and intellectuals, and watch new artistic movements emerge from the bohemian Left Bank, with the woman who knew it all: Kiki de Montparnasse.

Tens of Thousands in Paris Street for Gay Marriage

Tens of thousands of people supporting the Socialist government’s plan to legalize same-sex marriage and adoptions in France have marched in a Paris demonstration.

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