Camille became famous after a media circus in 2005 about her desire to marry Monica Leon, an Argentinean non-op who was legally male. Their application was rejected by the courts, but Camille became well known on national television.
She is co-leader of the GLBT collective in the French Communist Party and has helped the Party to evolve re trans issues. In 2007 she was the Communist candidate in the 7th district of Hauts-de-Seine.
- “Camille Barré, une candidate singulière”. Coalition des transsexuelles et transsexuels du Québec. 8 juin 2007. www.cttq.org/index2.php?option=com_content&do_pdf=1&id=52.
- Cyrille Poy. “Camille Barré soutient Bellaciao.org” Bella ciao 10 fevrier 2007. http://bellaciao.org/fr/article.php3?id_article=42637.
- “Camille Barré”. Wikipédia: L’encyclopédie libre. fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camille_Barr%C3%A9.