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BAI Code Manipulated to Silence and Strike Fear, Says Marriage Equality

The group Marriage Equality have publicly supported journalist Úna Mullally’s writing in the Irish Times yesterday. 

Andrew Hyland, Co-Director Marriage Equality, commented:

“The BAI code is being manipulated to create an environment whereby some media are reluctant discussing marriage equality on air for fear of backlash. 207 more words


Rights Groups Denounce Use Of BAI Complaints Procedures To “Chill” Equality Discussions

Two leading human rights organisations, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) and Marriage Equality, have strongly criticised the use of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) complaints procedures to “chill” public discussions about equality. 316 more words