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Great Video from "Straight Up For Equality"Encouraging YES Vote

Watch this wonderful video from Straight Up For Equality, encouraging everyone, gay or straight, to vote for equality in the upcoming marriage referendum. This is who they are: 135 more words


Donegal football star scores an early goal with ‘Pledge to Vote’ in Marriage Equality Referendum

May’s civil marriage equality referendum is a “once in a generation moment” for the people of Ireland, Donegal footballer Eamon McGee said today (Monday 23 February 2015) at the launch of the national Yes Equality ‘Pledge to Vote’ campaign. 325 more words


Podcast: #LoveProudly Founder Stephen Donnan

Recently, EILE Magazine interviewed Stephen Donnan, the Belfast-based LGBT activist, writer and founder of new all-Ireland marriage equality campaign group, #LoveProudly. EILE’s Scott De Buitléir spoke to Stephen via phone from Belfast to discuss the reasons behind setting up #LoveProudly, the differences between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland regarding LGBT rights, and the reaction so far to the new group.

Recorded on February 18, 2015.


ICCL, GLEN & MarriagEquality - Referendum date marks countdown to equality for all Irish citizens

An Taoiseach’s announcement that his preferred date for the Marriage Equality Referendum is May 22nd is ‘monumental’ and marks a countdown to equality for all Irish citizens says the Irish Council for Civil Liberties, the Gay and Lesbian Equality Network and Marriage Equality. 252 more words


Marriage Equality Referendum Date Set for May 22

The date of Ireland’s marriage equality referendum has finally been announced, and it is due to take place on Friday, May 22.

An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, told national broadcaster… 212 more words


In which I get serious - but don't worry, it will pass - and I affirm the impending death, in a few years at most, of Phyllis Schlafly. I mean, she's over 90.

Once in a while I get serious about things, usually about 3AM when no one’s looking, which probably means I’ve gotten blitzed on whatever is handy and performed the entire… 641 more words


Family : what's your definition?

– Today, Family Day, and tomorrow (limited) enjoy a 90-minute session at $90 (usually $120); OR – book your own session plus one for the “alternative family member” of your choice and get the second session for half-price. 303 more words