France has frequently been named one of the most gay friendly countries in the world. HuffPost and homosexuals French. Such evolution is encouraging, and must keep on being encouraged. Couples who enter into a PACS contract are afforded most of the legal protections, rights, and responsibilities of marriage.
Archived from the original on 2 September Discrimination on the basis of gender identity sexual identity has been banned since This policy on private sexual conduct was kept in the Penal Code of , and followed in nations and French colonies that adopted the Code.
The Tahitian term rae rae , on the other hand, refers to modern-day transsexuals who undergo medical operations to change gender. CNN International.