Hollande's failure to keep the support of those on the far left protesting in Paris on Sunday while also angering the right -- who think his economic reforms and budget cuts haven't gone far enough -- has made him one the least popular presidents in modern French history. In a sign of how he is being squeezed from both sides, police said 15,000 people -- largely right-leaning -- gathered in another part of Paris on Sunday to protest the recent passage of a law legalizing gay marriage.Hollande and his ministers have pleaded for more time to allow their policies to take hold.
Thousands Protest Hollande's First Year as French President
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