Stiff Opposition Condom Stunt Arouses Anger in Polish Town

Julius Fromm is perhaps the Polish town of Konin's most famous son. But a tribute to the inventor of the latex condom has caused controversy in the Catholic country. Locals objected when an activist group pulled a giant sheath over a phallic public statue.
Latex condoms were created by Julius Fromm, who was born in Konin in present-day Poland.

Latex condoms were created by Julius Fromm, who was born in Konin in present-day Poland.

Foto: PEDRO UGARTE/ AFP
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