‘Not football’s job’ to combat homophobia: French football chief

‘Not football’s job’ to combat homophobia: French football chief

The head of French football has pulled away from a hardline stance against homophobic chanting and banners in stadiums on Friday, saying that "too many matches" have been stopped due to anti-gay abuse.

Crowd attack on French transgender woman leads to 10-month sentence

Crowd attack on French transgender woman leads to 10-month sentence

From insults to violence: How homophobic attacks have jumped in France

From insults to violence: How homophobic attacks have jumped in France

Paris newspaperman sparks homophobia row after refusing to sell magazine with men kissing

Paris newspaperman sparks homophobia row after refusing to sell magazine with men kissing

Crowd attack on French transgender woman sparks outrage

Crowd attack on French transgender woman sparks outrage

Paris prosecutors investigate Patrice Evra for ‘homophobic insults’

Paris prosecutors investigate Patrice Evra for ‘homophobic insults’

France plummets in LGBT-friendliness rankings after homophobic attacks

France plummets in LGBT-friendliness rankings after homophobic attacks

Paris vandals deface plaque to executed French gay couple

Paris vandals deface plaque to executed French gay couple

French minister comes out as gay on Twitter to fight homophobia

French minister comes out as gay on Twitter to fight homophobia

France sees jump in violent homophobic attacks

France sees jump in violent homophobic attacks

French student beaten for defending gay couple given private audience with Pope

French student beaten for defending gay couple given private audience with Pope

Breast-kissing scandal show faces homophobia claims

Breast-kissing scandal show faces homophobia claims

French mayors take down HIV posters of men embracing

French mayors take down HIV posters of men embracing

Paris court rules it’s OK to call a gay hairdresser a ‘faggot’

Paris court rules it’s OK to call a gay hairdresser a ‘faggot’

Officials censor ‘lesbian kiss’ ad in French town

Officials censor ‘lesbian kiss’ ad in French town

France investigates ‘#gays must die’ tweets

France investigates ‘#gays must die’ tweets

Twitter slammed over ‘#Gays Must Die’ hashtag

Twitter slammed over ‘#Gays Must Die’ hashtag

Five held in France over fatal skinhead attack

Five held in France over fatal skinhead attack

Paris activist dies after far-right attack

Paris activist dies after far-right attack

Sharp rise in anti-gay attacks in France: report

Sharp rise in anti-gay attacks in France: report

Homophobia is ‘the norm’ among French footballers

Homophobia is ‘the norm’ among French footballers

Barton’s abusive tweets lost in French translation

Barton’s abusive tweets lost in French translation

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Far-right blogger fined for anti-gay mayor post

France announces arrival of first gay refugee from Chechnya just as Putin is in town

France announces arrival of first gay refugee from Chechnya just as Putin is in town

France sees 78 percent rise in homophobic acts

France sees 78 percent rise in homophobic acts

Paris bans anti-gay marriage ‘pilgrims’ demo

Paris bans anti-gay marriage ‘pilgrims’ demo

Hundreds arrested at Paris gay marriage rally

Hundreds arrested at Paris gay marriage rally

Gay man beaten in latest ‘homophobic’ attack

Gay man beaten in latest ‘homophobic’ attack

Thousands rally in Paris against homophobia

Thousands rally in Paris against homophobia

Beating reveals ‘the face of homophobia’ in France

Beating reveals ‘the face of homophobia’ in France

Gay marriage: Socialist party branches attacked

Gay marriage: Socialist party branches attacked