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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


GLEN: BAI Decision On Marriage Discussion Raises Worrying Concerns About Open Public Debate

“Can lesbian and gay people not now talk about their lives and their aspirations as Irish citizens on the airwaves, or about their experiences of love and commitment without somebody opposing them?” … 159 more words


Mother Jones and her Children - film premiere

A new documentary on a unique woman from Cork will be screened at 8pm on Friday 1st August in the Firkin Crane, Cork as part of the Cork Mother Jones Festival 2014. 262 more words