Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 17 °C Saturday 11 July, 2020

#LGBT

From TheJournal.ie Mary McAleese condemns Catholic Church for 'intrinsically evil' teachings on homosexuality LGBT Rights

Mary McAleese condemns Catholic Church for 'intrinsically evil' teachings on homosexuality

The former Irish president warned of the damaging impact the church is having on Ireland younger LGBT community.

From TheJournal.ie US Supreme Court rules law protects LGBT workers from discrimination LGBT

US Supreme Court rules law protects LGBT workers from discrimination

The court voted that Title VII, that bars job discrimination because of sex, encompasses bias against LGBT workers.

From TheJournal.ie 'We had bottles thrown at us, a woman spit on us': Six in 10 LGBT people avoid holding hands in public Discrimination

'We had bottles thrown at us, a woman spit on us': Six in 10 LGBT people avoid holding hands in public

Three in 10 people avoid certain locations for fear of being assaulted, according to a new survey.

From TheJournal.ie Trans people with gender-aligned passports and birth certificates less likely to feel suicidal, new research finds Mental Health

Trans people with gender-aligned passports and birth certificates less likely to feel suicidal, new research finds

More than 22,000 trans men and women were surveyed for the study.

From TheJournal.ie 'The most important thing is to talk about it': Trans couple open up in intimate new documentary Transitioning

'The most important thing is to talk about it': Trans couple open up in intimate new documentary

Victoria and Max are a trans couple who are hoping that speaking about their experiences will help others in a similar position.

From TheJournal.ie 'A historic day': Switzerland votes to back new anti-homophobia law Projection

'A historic day': Switzerland votes to back new anti-homophobia law

Critics who believe the law will end up censoring free speech had forced a referendum on the issue.

From TheJournal.ie Phillip Schofield: 'I have been coming to terms with the fact that I am gay' Coming Out

Phillip Schofield: 'I have been coming to terms with the fact that I am gay'

Schofield made the announcement in a statement posted on his Instagram account.

From TheJournal.ie 'If someone goes under, call 999': Addiction expert warns about GHB after more overdoses Chemsex

'If someone goes under, call 999': Addiction expert warns about GHB after more overdoses

The drug has been making headlines after more overdoses last weekend and a high-profile rape case.

From TheJournal.ie US chastity speaker cancels trip to Ireland 'due to illness' after number of talks were axed Jason Evert

US chastity speaker cancels trip to Ireland 'due to illness' after number of talks were axed Exclusive

A number of talks by Jason Evert had already been cancelled amid criticism of his stance on homosexuality and other issues.

From TheJournal.ie From today, same-sex marriage is now legally recognised in the North Tie The Knot

From today, same-sex marriage is now legally recognised in the North

The first marriage ceremonies should take place in February.

From TheJournal.ie 'Untold damage could be done': Talks by US chastity speaker cancelled amid criticism Irish Events

'Untold damage could be done': Talks by US chastity speaker cancelled amid criticism

Jason Evert has described homosexuality as a disorder and is critical of contraception.

From TheJournal.ie 'GHB is a killer, I know of eight men who died after taking it' Chemsex

'GHB is a killer, I know of eight men who died after taking it' Exclusive

Concerns have also been raised about people being sexually assaulted while taking drugs such as GHB.

From TheJournal.ie Same-sex kiss cut from new Star Wars movie for viewers in Singapore Rise Of Skywalker

Same-sex kiss cut from new Star Wars movie for viewers in Singapore

Local media reported that the women were seen embracing but not kissing.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager who harassed women after they refused to kiss on London bus has sentence increased Homophobia

Teenager who harassed women after they refused to kiss on London bus has sentence increased

The boy was given eight-month youth referral order due to the homophobic nature of the attack.

From The42 'Football has not created an environment where anyone would ever feel comfortable saying, 'I am gay'' Rainbow Laces This post contains videos

'Football has not created an environment where anyone would ever feel comfortable saying, 'I am gay''

A brilliant clip of Graeme Souness on a weekend where LGBT inclusion in football was pushed – though Everton are now investigating reports of homophobic chants.

From The42 'If one of our team-mates was to come out and say they were gay, nothing changes' Nothing To Fear

'If one of our team-mates was to come out and say they were gay, nothing changes'

Leicester City duo James Maddison and Ben Chilwell have expressed their support of LGBT footballers.

From TheJournal.ie 'Rectifying the historic wrong': LGBT advocates wanted sexual orientation included on the next Census Census

'Rectifying the historic wrong': LGBT advocates wanted sexual orientation included on the next Census

Scotland’s census will give individuals up to 21 options under this category including skolisexual and demiromantic.

From TheJournal.ie Half of LGBT+ students have heard homophobic or transphobic comments from staff members at school LGBT Survey

Half of LGBT+ students have heard homophobic or transphobic comments from staff members at school

73% of LGBT+ students surveyed said they feel unsafe at school.

From TheJournal.ie Collins Dictionary recognises 'non-binary' and names 'climate strike' as Word of the Year New Words

Collins Dictionary recognises 'non-binary' and names 'climate strike' as Word of the Year

Pop star Smith came out as non-binary this year, sparking a debate over gender and sexuality.

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'We're worried our son will become an orphan due to our lack of rights' Still Unequal

Column: 'We're worried our son will become an orphan due to our lack of rights'

LGBT couple, Gabriela and Kelly Socol, are fighting for parental rights and equality for their family.

From TheJournal.ie 'Devastating': Trans people on wrong waiting list for years after referrals were 'misplaced' Healthcare

'Devastating': Trans people on wrong waiting list for years after referrals were 'misplaced'

Over 100 people were affected by the HSE’s error.

From TheJournal.ie LGBT couples stage 'kissing protest' outside Dáil to demand hate crime legislation Shift The Hate Away

LGBT couples stage 'kissing protest' outside Dáil to demand hate crime legislation

The government said that it was looking at legislative options to address hate crime.

From TheJournal.ie Regulations to allow same sex parents register both their names on their child's birth cert to be signed today New Laws

Regulations to allow same sex parents register both their names on their child's birth cert to be signed today

Law will allow same sex parents register both their names on their child’s birth cert from May 5th 2020.

From TheJournal.ie Russia investigates videos of children talking with members of the LGBT community Investigation

Russia investigates videos of children talking with members of the LGBT community

In Russia, the offence of “sexual violence” can carry a jail term of between 12 and 20 years.

From TheJournal.ie 'What we have in Ireland is not equal': Same-sex parents call for more legal rights to their children Equality

'What we have in Ireland is not equal': Same-sex parents call for more legal rights to their children

The protest was held this afternoon outside the Department of Health building in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Government looking at hate crime legislation as LGBT group says assaults are on the rise Assault

Government looking at hate crime legislation as LGBT group says assaults are on the rise

The Department is putting out a public consultation in the coming weeks on the issue.

From TheJournal.ie Gay couple encourage other members of the LGBT community to consider fostering children Tusla

Gay couple encourage other members of the LGBT community to consider fostering children

There are more than 6,000 children in state care in Ireland.

From The42 'I feel like it's going to happen when it happens. We're in Ireland and it's very accepting of being gay' Tolerance

'I feel like it's going to happen when it happens. We're in Ireland and it's very accepting of being gay'

Members of the Dublin Devils and PFAI general secretary Stephen McGuinness on the lack of LGBT representation in football.

From TheJournal.ie No single 'gay gene' exists, says scientists Genetics

No single 'gay gene' exists, says scientists

Many genetic variants play a role in same-sex attraction, according to a new scientific study.

From TheJournal.ie First openly gay election candidate in the Arab world enters Tunisian presidential race Mounir Baatour

First openly gay election candidate in the Arab world enters Tunisian presidential race

“The fact that I’m gay doesn’t change anything,” Mounir Baatour said.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach Leo Varadkar marches in Belfast pride parade for the first time Northern Ireland

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar marches in Belfast pride parade for the first time

Today is the first time the taoiseach attended the Belfast pride parade which is highlighting the theme of marriage equality.

From TheJournal.ie 'From the outside it looks like everything's great, but there's still a lot to do': The film festival that celebrates Ireland's LGBT community Gaze Festival
From The42 'Does being gay mean you can’t be a good footballer? No. So let's crack on' - Dyche Equality

'Does being gay mean you can’t be a good footballer? No. So let's crack on' - Dyche

The Burnley boss says nobody in his dressing room would have an issue with the sexuality of a team-mate.

From TheJournal.ie Uniformed PSNI officers will march in Dublin's gay Pride parade this weekend Gay Pride

Uniformed PSNI officers will march in Dublin's gay Pride parade this weekend

This is the first time uniformed PSNI officers will march in the parade.

From TheJournal.ie Pride flag to fly over Leinster House this weekend Pride Festival

Pride flag to fly over Leinster House this weekend

A LGBT+ group has been set up within the Houses of the Oireachtas.

From TheJournal.ie Commemorative plaque unveiled at the site of Ireland's first dedicated LGBT community centre Hirschfeld Centre

Commemorative plaque unveiled at the site of Ireland's first dedicated LGBT community centre

The Hirschfeld Centre was burnt down 31 years ago.

From TheJournal.ie Vatican issues document rejecting idea that people can choose or change gender Vatican

Vatican issues document rejecting idea that people can choose or change gender

The document was immediately denounced by LGBT Catholics as contributing to bigotry and violence.

From The42 10-time All-Ireland winner praises GAA's 'wonderful' decision to take part in Dublin Pride Festival LGBT

10-time All-Ireland winner praises GAA's 'wonderful' decision to take part in Dublin Pride Festival

Valerie Mulcahy and inter-county referee David Gough will lead a GAA representation in the parade.

From The42 The Aviva Stadium has been lit up with a difference this week Safe To Dream This post contains videos

The Aviva Stadium has been lit up with a difference this week

The home of Irish soccer and rugby is showing its support for Dublin Pride with the colours of the rainbow.

From The42 GAA to take part in next month's Dublin Pride Parade for the first time Pride Parade This post contains videos

GAA to take part in next month's Dublin Pride Parade for the first time

Referee David Gough confirmed the GAA has accepted an invitation to take part in the annual Pride festival.

1 2 3 4 5