This lady, our former President has her birthday today. Having spent 2 terms in the Aras this woman has left her mark on Irish society without a doubt. 270 more words
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Continuing our coverage on the Irish referendum on marriage equality, we turn today from the political to the personal. Many people commenting on the vote have noted that the effects of this social change in Ireland will be felt beyond the new political reality of gay and lesbian couples marrying. 1,056 more words
One of Dundalk’s best known gay couples have issued a last ditch appeal for people to vote yes in tomorrow’s marriage equality referendum.
Jerome McAteer and Bobby Wain, best known as the proprietors of popular Clanbrassil Street eatery McAteer’s Food House, have been in a relationship for a number of years. 177 more words
This morning Former President McAleese delivered an address entitled ‘Why my family will be voting YES’ to a BeLonG To hosted event, calling on all families across Ireland to vote YES on Friday May 22nd. 418 more words
BeLonG To, the national organisation for LGBT young people, has welcomed Justin McAleese’s call for a ‘yes’ vote in the forthcoming marriage referendum.
Commenting today (18.04.15), Michael Barron, Founding Director of BeLonG To, said: “Justin’s mother, Mary, has been a long-term supporter of BeLonG To, and we are very grateful for the backing she has given our organisation down through the years. 256 more words