Topless women fete pope’s resignation in Paris cathedral


PARIS—Eight feminists flashed their breasts in the heart of Paris’s Notre Dame cathedral on Tuesday to celebrate Pope Benedict XVI’s shock resignation announcement.

The members of the Femen movement entered the Gothic cathedral dressed in long coats which they whipped off inside while ringing three bells near the altar.

“Pope no more!” they cried. “No more homophobe” and “Bye bye Benedict!”

Scandalized visitors voiced their disapproval.

“This is a sacred place, you can’t strip here,” said a Frenchwoman.

The Femen women’s power group has been making headlines since 2010 for topless feminist, pro-democracy and anti-corruption protests in Russia, Ukraine and London.

The protestors were dragged out of the cathedral by security but remained outside for some time shouting “In gay we trust” and “Get out homophobe.”

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  • RyanE

    Hahaha! Mr. Celdran’s act will certainly pale in comparison yet he was sentenced to 13 months imprisonment for the vague crime of hurting the feelings of the faithful. 

    • Rene

       hehehe naunahan mo ko pre…anyway like naman ako…

    • Bert

      This is Pinas not France. He violated a Philippine law. Celdran deserved the punishment. .

    • jolly_baby

       Hahahhahahha.. yan ang pinas :))

  • Ef

    Russia’s Pussssssy Riot started it all! Lol

  • kismaytami

    Nanlaki siguro ang mga mata ng mga manyakis na pari sa loob ng Notre Dame sa kanilang nasaksihan.

    • Leop233

      di naman lahat ng pari manyakis.. Tao lang sila, may nararamdaman din, wag natin idemonize ang pagsasakripisyo nilang maglingkod sa Diyos… Mahirap ang vow of celibacy….subukan mo kaya

      • jolly_baby

         Wag din dapat sila in denial.

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