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Ireland President Signs Same-Sex Marriage into Constitution

  ‘Marriage may be contracted in accordance with law by two persons without distinction as to their sex’ Irish President Michael Higgins has signed gay marriage into the constitution. The amendment, which states ‘marriage may be contracted in accordance with law by two persons without distinction as to their sex,’ was signed on Saturday (29 […]

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Ireland |Marriage Equality: Bring Your Family With You to the Polls | Video

Irish LGBT youth and parents coalition call for a Yes vote in the forthcoming marriage equality referendum. The BeLonG To lead coalition call on everyone to talk to their family and friends about why marriage equality is so important and to work for a Yes vote The coalition includes: Barnardos, Headstrong, Youth Work Ireland, Migrant […]

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Hollywood Star Colin Farrell Stands Up Against Homophobic Bullying (Irish LGBT Youth Organization)

Hollywood actor Colin Farrell has come on board to support Stand Up! Don’t Stand for Homophobic Bullying, the campaign launched last Friday by BeLonG To- the Irish LGBT youth organisation. The Stand Up! Campaign calls on everyone, gay and straight, to support each other in taking a stand against homophobic bullying.  It includes an interactive […]

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Gay Beardy David Norris Has Eyes Set as Ireland’s First Gay President

James Joyce railed against family, religion and nationalism as the nets that Ireland casts around its artists and free-thinkers. As the annual celebration of his greatest work, Ulysses, begins those same traditional values have come back to haunt the leading Irish authority on the country’s most famous novelist. While senator David Norris prepares for the annual Bloomsday festivities – when […]