Several hundred thousand people took to the streets of Paris today to protest against French Government plans for gay marriage. Report here from BBC website:
BBC News - Gay marriage opponents mass in Paris for final rally
A very interesting campaign is being waged on this issue. For more on this, read the earlier BBC report of Jan 29
BBC News - France's gay marriage fight
It seems that the conservative base is being successfully mobilised on this issue and it will be interesting to see how they react if it becomes law.