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"There were so many special moments": This is the story of how Ireland voted Yes
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"There were so many special moments": This is the story of how Ireland voted Yes

May 23rd 2016, 9:01 AM 10,595 Views 411 Comments

A documentary will air on RTÉ 2 tonight.

'We were walking through the flats and it came up in conversation. My Dad asked if I was gay'
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'We were walking through the flats and it came up in conversation. My Dad asked if I was gay'

May 11th 2016, 2:15 PM 763 Views 73 Comments

I got really really angry with my family when they said they wouldn’t be voting in the marriage referendum, writes Patrick Dempsey.

BAI rejects complaints Ray D'Arcy was biased in marriage referendum coverage
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BAI rejects complaints Ray D'Arcy was biased in marriage referendum coverage

Jan 28th 2016, 8:00 PM 14,826 Views 92 Comments

One listener wasn’t happy the presenter said he had cried with pride when the vote was passed.

Here are the most talked about letters of 2015
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Here are the most talked about letters of 2015

Dec 28th 2015, 9:00 PM 13,680 Views 4 Comments

From the desks of Enda Kenny, Taylor Swift and a teenager with two dads, to name a few.

Beloved Yes Equality campaigner dies in San Francisco
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Beloved Yes Equality campaigner dies in San Francisco

Oct 23rd 2015, 11:58 PM 51,144 Views 34 Comments

23-year-old Dean MacCearraín (McCarron), originally from Monaghan, died while visiting the area for his brother’s wedding.

Ireland says 'I do': The Marriage Equality Bill will be published tomorrow
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Ireland says 'I do': The Marriage Equality Bill will be published tomorrow

Sep 16th 2015, 10:40 PM 18,840 Views 199 Comments

The government approved the legislation today.

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday
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Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Aug 29th 2015, 10:00 PM 23,425 Views 0 Comments

Everyone’s talking about a tragedy in Limerick, Right2Water and Seán FitzPatrick.

It's (finally) official: Marriage Equality is now enshrined in Irish law
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It's (finally) official: Marriage Equality is now enshrined in Irish law

Aug 29th 2015, 8:30 PM 27,446 Views 190 Comments

President Higgins signed the Marriage Equality Bill into law this evening.

Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback
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Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback

Aug 11th 2015, 6:41 PM 17,597 Views 26 Comments

Ireland’s referendum has been a feature of the Australian debate.

READ: Letters sent to the Taoiseach about same-sex marriage
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READ: Letters sent to the Taoiseach about same-sex marriage

Aug 4th 2015, 5:30 AM 29,383 Views 137 Comments

Bible verses, high praise, ‘gay fever’, and ‘Enda Kelly.’

Russian 'anti-gay fever' flag shares its inspiration with Irish No campaign
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Russian 'anti-gay fever' flag shares its inspiration with Irish No campaign

Jul 12th 2015, 2:11 PM 23,269 Views 179 Comments

A Mammy, Daddy and their kids have been causing an awful stir this week.

17 times Ireland made you proud
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17 times Ireland made you proud

Jun 27th 2015, 1:00 PM 9,488 Views 7 Comments

Happy Pride…!

Pictures: Thousands pack streets to call for gay marriage in 'last bastion of discrimination'
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Pictures: Thousands pack streets to call for gay marriage in 'last bastion of discrimination'

Jun 13th 2015, 3:51 PM 15,279 Views 68 Comments

Northern Ireland is now the only jurisdiction in the UK and Ireland not to allow same-sex marriage.

Has the Catholic Church backtracked on its concerns over their role in weddings?
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Has the Catholic Church backtracked on its concerns over their role in weddings?

Jun 11th 2015, 11:44 AM 18,809 Views 70 Comments

Read and decide for yourself.

"A thumping majority" - High Court rejects two legal challenges to the marriage referendum
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"A thumping majority" - High Court rejects two legal challenges to the marriage referendum

Jun 5th 2015, 4:37 PM 44,162 Views 236 Comments

Justice Nicholas Kearns said no substantive arguments were made.

Belfast City Council votes in favour of same-sex marriage
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Belfast City Council votes in favour of same-sex marriage

Jun 3rd 2015, 12:14 PM 12,883 Views 59 Comments

The vote went 38 in favour, 13 against with two abstentions.

Feeling of "bereavement" at gay marriage result - says leader of Ireland's Catholics
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Feeling of "bereavement" at gay marriage result - says leader of Ireland's Catholics

Jun 2nd 2015, 11:53 AM 27,310 Views 261 Comments

Eamon Martin was asked about that “defeat for humanity” remark from the Vatican this morning.

"These are people who can’t grow potatoes" - Ireland dragged into Australia's gay marriage debate
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"These are people who can’t grow potatoes" - Ireland dragged into Australia's gay marriage debate

Jun 2nd 2015, 8:08 AM 80,324 Views 196 Comments

The shamrock has also been decried as a “mutant lawn weed”.

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

Jun 1st 2015, 10:00 PM 64,809 Views 115 Comments

We have an awful lot of work to do…

John Oliver brilliantly discussed Ireland's same-sex marriage vote last night
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# Lucky Charms

John Oliver brilliantly discussed Ireland's same-sex marriage vote last night

Jun 1st 2015, 2:00 PM 7,115 Views 2 Comments

The Pope got a wee shout out too.

'It's time, ma' - The marriage referendum gets the John Oliver treatment
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'It's time, ma' - The marriage referendum gets the John Oliver treatment

Jun 1st 2015, 1:23 PM 36,745 Views 79 Comments

And he doesn’t hold back on the Catholic Church.

Couples may yet be barred from signing their marriage licences in church
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Couples may yet be barred from signing their marriage licences in church

Jun 1st 2015, 10:03 AM 29,568 Views 210 Comments

The Catholic Church in Ireland hasn’t decided yet if priests would continue to solemnise marriages.

Did social media really turn 'No' votes to a 'Yes'?
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Did social media really turn 'No' votes to a 'Yes'?

May 31st 2015, 6:30 PM 1,102 Views 82 Comments

Elections – like referendums – are determined by the undecided.

23 incredible moments you probably missed (in all the excitement) last Saturday
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23 incredible moments you probably missed (in all the excitement) last Saturday

May 30th 2015, 9:30 AM 31,551 Views 81 Comments

Well. That escalated quickly.

Twitter has a special place reserved for all those who came #HomeToVote
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Twitter has a special place reserved for all those who came #HomeToVote

May 28th 2015, 11:31 AM 14,014 Views 18 Comments

Globally significant hashtag’s are given special place in their HQ.

'Averil did us an amazing disservice and I feel like her inconvenient truth'
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'Averil did us an amazing disservice and I feel like her inconvenient truth'

May 28th 2015, 10:00 AM 1,996 Views 71 Comments

Dublin councillor Paul McAuliffe on why his emotions went from disappointment to deflation and then finally to anger on Monday.

Tears warning! There’s a beautiful short film of the Yes vote results unfolding in Dublin
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Tears warning! There’s a beautiful short film of the Yes vote results unfolding in Dublin

May 27th 2015, 10:00 PM 30,068 Views 87 Comments

A wonderful montage.

Irish Bishop says Yes result "increased the sum of human happiness"
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Irish Bishop says Yes result "increased the sum of human happiness"

May 27th 2015, 3:30 PM 23,629 Views 108 Comments

“I think that you could hardly look at the celebrations in Dublin without in some way saying it had increased the sum of human happiness.”

Ireland's Yes vote is already causing earthquakes in Europe's Catholic heart
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Ireland's Yes vote is already causing earthquakes in Europe's Catholic heart

May 27th 2015, 12:00 PM 26,988 Views 84 Comments

Just over half of Italian voters would support same-sex marriage, but there’s not even civil unions yet.

Disaster for Fianna Fáil as prominent Yes Equality campaigner quits
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Disaster for Fianna Fáil as prominent Yes Equality campaigner quits

May 26th 2015, 1:00 PM 44,927 Views 111 Comments

Meanwhile, Senator Averil Power said she was “laughed at and made feel like an eejit” for suggesting colleagues campaign for a Yes vote.

"In that moment, looking 'gay' no longer felt like a negative thing. It no longer felt dangerous."
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"In that moment, looking 'gay' no longer felt like a negative thing. It no longer felt dangerous."

May 26th 2015, 8:00 AM 81 Views 79 Comments

The swell of positivity towards the LGBT community is affecting all parts of my life, from how I feel walking down the street to the future I see for myself.

"Yes Kilkenny" referendum campaign denies it was a 'front' for Renua candidate
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"Yes Kilkenny" referendum campaign denies it was a 'front' for Renua candidate

May 25th 2015, 8:13 PM 30,503 Views 56 Comments

The campaign claimed to be “non-party”, but was run by Renua activists and endorsed Renua candidate Patrick McKee.

The first same-sex marriages could take place before the end of the summer
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The first same-sex marriages could take place before the end of the summer

May 25th 2015, 5:00 PM 36,804 Views 173 Comments

After Saturday’s party, when can we expect another one?

Bono preaching Pride: "On this very day, we have true equality in Ireland!"
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Bono preaching Pride: "On this very day, we have true equality in Ireland!"

May 25th 2015, 11:00 AM 18,428 Views 111 Comments

The U2 frontman doing what he does best.

90% of young Yes voters went to Catholic Schools - Diarmuid Martin
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90% of young Yes voters went to Catholic Schools - Diarmuid Martin

May 25th 2015, 8:24 AM 24,503 Views 203 Comments

“The Church needs to ask itself when this cultural revolution began,” the Archbishop told Vatican Insider.

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

May 25th 2015, 6:04 AM 16,519 Views 54 Comments

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

People are defending Roscommon/South Leitrim after yesterday's No result
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# C'mon The Rossies

People are defending Roscommon/South Leitrim after yesterday's No result

May 24th 2015, 11:39 AM 12,358 Views 24 Comments

Leave Roscommon/South Leitrim alone!

Turns out no one wants a 21-year-old president
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Turns out no one wants a 21-year-old president

May 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 28,315 Views 67 Comments

Spare a thought for Niall Horan.

The world was watching Ireland yesterday - here's what they said
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The world was watching Ireland yesterday - here's what they said

May 24th 2015, 6:30 AM 66,138 Views 118 Comments

Ireland voted Yes, the world reacted.

All the colours of the rainbow: The day Ireland made history
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All the colours of the rainbow: The day Ireland made history

May 23rd 2015, 10:00 PM 58,393 Views 289 Comments

Ireland said yes!

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