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2015 – Irish voters make history in gay marriage referendum, becoming the first country to ask it’s electorate to legalise gay marriage.

Irish voters decisively voted in favour of marriage equality, making Ireland the first country to do so through the ballot box. The no campaigners paid tribute to their opponents, and the archbishop of Dublin said the result should be a wake-up call for the Catholic church in Ireland.

Irish History

A Millionaire Is Telling BlackRock to Say No to Big CEO Pay - Caleb Melby May 20, 2016 — 2:00 AM PDT

Stephen Silberstein is fed up with elite complacency, corporate fat cats and self-dealing. And he’s threatening to make himself heard at the ballot box.

Silberstein knows a thing or two about fat cats. 239 more words

Point Of Interest

The ballot boxes are on the move

Today we met presiding officer  Jayne, who told us what happens at the ballot box collection. We also got our first glimpse of the official election day poking stick (a.k.a. 11 more words

Elections

IN THE INTEREST OF LOCAL PEOPLE: VIEWS OF JAMES ANTHONY, LIB DEM CANDIDATE FOR TOWN CLOSE

The Norwich Radical is embedded in our home city. We seek to be a platform for debate and discussion of progressive and radical politics within Norwich. 730 more words

Community

February 18th, 2016

 Jonathots, Jr. Daily Blog

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Politics

Voting in Uganda plagued by delays; social media shut down

KAMPALA, Uganda – Amid delays blamed on slow delivery of voting materials, Ugandans cast ballots Thursday in presidential elections amid a shutdown of some social media sites. 701 more words

World