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#Gay Rights

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Arrests and injuries during bloody clashes at gay pride march in Kiev Ukraine

Pics: Arrests and injuries during bloody clashes at gay pride march in Kiev

Five policemen were among the injured.

From TheJournal.ie Where in the world is it hardest to be gay? (And what can Ireland do to help?) Beacon Of Light

Where in the world is it hardest to be gay? (And what can Ireland do to help?)

We have an awful lot of work to do…

From TheJournal.ie 'Ireland is sending a real signal to other countries that change is possible' Marref

'Ireland is sending a real signal to other countries that change is possible'

Ireland has hit the headlines around the world after voting in favour of same-sex marriage.

From TheJournal.ie Could a David Norris Day be on the cards? Thank You

Could a David Norris Day be on the cards?

The Yes campaign thanked voters today for passing the same-sex marriage referendum.

From TheJournal.ie All the colours of the rainbow: The day Ireland made history In Pics This post contains images
From TheJournal.ie Senator Katherine Zappone proposed to her partner today (and she wasn't the only one) I Do

Senator Katherine Zappone proposed to her partner today (and she wasn't the only one)

There were emotional scenes at Dublin Castle today.

From TheJournal.ie People cannot get over Vincent Browne’s referendum broadcast from The George Vinny Vinny Vinny

People cannot get over Vincent Browne’s referendum broadcast from The George

Browne is covering the referendum from a gay bar in Dublin. Because of COURSE.

From TheJournal.ie The 'gay cake' row and freedom of speech: Being offended isn't a right Opinion

The 'gay cake' row and freedom of speech: Being offended isn't a right

The trouble with trying to put limits on free speech and the freedom of conscience is that you inevitably wind up tying yourself in knots.

From TheJournal.ie We asked every TD and Senator if they’re voting Yes or No. Here’s what they said... Marriage Referendum
From TheJournal.ie Eamon Gilmore: Same-sex marriage has no implications for children Referendum

Eamon Gilmore: Same-sex marriage has no implications for children

The former Tánaiste also shares his thoughts on Nigel Farage.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think a 'conscience clause' should be added to marriage equality legislation? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think a 'conscience clause' should be added to marriage equality legislation?

A number of religious groups have written to the Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald.

From TheJournal.ie 'Text people, Facebook people, use Twitter': Gerry Adams asks for a 'Yes' vote Referendum

'Text people, Facebook people, use Twitter': Gerry Adams asks for a 'Yes' vote

The campaigning ahead of next month’s vote is in full swing.

From TheJournal.ie Have you registered to vote in the marriage referendum? This handsome hipster clearly hasn't On The List
From TheJournal.ie Inside the 25-year fight to let Irish LGBT people march in New York on Paddy's Day The Battle Of Fifth Avenue

Inside the 25-year fight to let Irish LGBT people march in New York on Paddy's Day

“In their eyes, we can’t be Irish and queer. We can only be one or the other.”

From TheJournal.ie Charlie Flanagan will march in the New York Paddy's Day parade, despite Irish LGBT ban The Strides Of March

Charlie Flanagan will march in the New York Paddy's Day parade, despite Irish LGBT ban

Joan Burton boycotted the event last year.

From TheJournal.ie 'From a very young age, I knew I was the same as a murderer or rapist' Gay Rights This post contains videos

'From a very young age, I knew I was the same as a murderer or rapist'

Watch Dustin Lance Black’s incredible speech at UCD.

From TheJournal.ie Winner: This image of a gay couple was the best press photo taken last year Jon And Alex

Winner: This image of a gay couple was the best press photo taken last year

It was taken by a Danish photographer last May in Russia.

From TheJournal.ie Here's the wording you'll be voting on in same-sex marriage referendum Equality

Here's the wording you'll be voting on in same-sex marriage referendum

Frances Fitzgerald said she hopes there will be “a constructive and respectful debate” on the issue.

From TheJournal.ie Gay adoption law will be in place before marriage equality vote State Of The Nation

Gay adoption law will be in place before marriage equality vote

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

From TheJournal.ie Timeline: A history of gay rights in Ireland Big Change

Timeline: A history of gay rights in Ireland

Leo Varadkar becoming Ireland’s first openly gay minister comes 22 years after the decriminalisation of homosexuality in Ireland.

From The42 The first look at Donal Óg Cusack's documentary on being gay in Ireland Small Screen This post contains videos

The first look at Donal Óg Cusack's documentary on being gay in Ireland

‘Coming Out Of The Curve’ airs next Monday, 19 January, on RTÉ One.

This is the first Tiffany's ad ever to feature a gay couple

The lovely ad has been going viral on social media since its release last Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Thanks given to Benjy the gay bull supporters as he sets sail for the UK So Long Benjy

Thanks given to Benjy the gay bull supporters as he sets sail for the UK

Sam Simon of Simpsons fame was one of the 321 people who helped save Benjy from the chopping block.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The Taoiseach visiting Pantibar shows we will no longer be hidden away A Thousand Words

Opinion: The Taoiseach visiting Pantibar shows we will no longer be hidden away

The image of the head of government in a gay bar – once an utterly unimaginable event – sends a powerful signal to all of society about the status of LGBT people in our society.

From TheJournal.ie LGBT asylum-seekers cannot produce 'sex tapes' as evidence Privacy And Dignity

LGBT asylum-seekers cannot produce 'sex tapes' as evidence

An EU court also ruled authorities can’t ask questions that violate privacy or dignity.

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny's visit to a gay bar shows how far the country has come State Of The Nation

Enda Kenny's visit to a gay bar shows how far the country has come

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

From TheJournal.ie The man behind the 'Spar Guy' Facebook status has spoken out Spar Guy

The man behind the 'Spar Guy' Facebook status has spoken out

He said the post was never meant to be seen by the public.

From TheJournal.ie "Schools are not data-processing centres": Irish bishops want 'balance' in discrimination debate Section 37

"Schools are not data-processing centres": Irish bishops want 'balance' in discrimination debate

Aodhán Ó’Ríordáin has promised to amend Section 37.

From TheJournal.ie Bishops reject Pope's plans for opening doors to gays and divorcees No Go

Bishops reject Pope's plans for opening doors to gays and divorcees

The move is a blow to Pope Francis.

From TheJournal.ie The Vatican has suggested it's ready to welcome gay people... sort of Catholic Teaching

The Vatican has suggested it's ready to welcome gay people... sort of

A document released by the Vatican today asks if it can welcome gay people “without compromising Catholic doctrine on the family and matrimony”.

From TheJournal.ie David Norris takes on Russia Today presenter over gay rights Chasing The Rainbow This post contains videos

David Norris takes on Russia Today presenter over gay rights

It was a lively discussion to say the least…

From TheJournal.ie British man jailed 'for being gay' in Morocco Equality

British man jailed 'for being gay' in Morocco

Ray Cole’s family has started a petition for his freedom.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how police and the public can use social media to solve a crime in a few hours Brotherly Love

Here's how police and the public can use social media to solve a crime in a few hours

Twitter users teamed up last night to catch suspects in a homophobic attack in Philadelphia

Panti Bliss film raises over €50k in crowdfunding donations

The Queen of Ireland will show how Rory O’Neill (AKA Panti) became a figurehead of LGBT rights in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie In Your Words: Being a gay teacher in Ireland Over To You

In Your Words: Being a gay teacher in Ireland

Experiencing homophobia in all forms, while being in fear of their work, job and career. These five teachers tell their stories…

From TheJournal.ie Gay rights group gives cautious welcome to change in discrimination laws Section 37

Gay rights group gives cautious welcome to change in discrimination laws

Section 37 could be scrapped soon, allowing gay teachers to live open lives.

From TheJournal.ie Galway senator responds to criticism after branding SVP donations to gay rights groups "unwise" LGBT

Galway senator responds to criticism after branding SVP donations to gay rights groups "unwise"

The comments come in relation to Saint Vincent de Paul approving funding to be given to a Galway-based LGBT group.

From TheJournal.ie Gay group to march in New York St Patrick's Day parade for the first time Gay Ok

Gay group to march in New York St Patrick's Day parade for the first time

But will Irish LGBT groups be included?

From TheJournal.ie Limerick Gardaí to make history with rainbow flag at gay pride parade Shiny Happy People

Limerick Gardaí to make history with rainbow flag at gay pride parade

Limerick Gardaí to LGBT community: “We’ve got your back.”

From TheJournal.ie Thousands expected to turn out for same-sex marriage rally in Dublin LGBT Rights

Thousands expected to turn out for same-sex marriage rally in Dublin

Organisers say they’re expecting a boost in numbers in the wake of the referendum announcement and the Pantigate controversy…