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# lgbtq - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

US World Cup star Rapinoe blasts Trump, doesn't rule out run for office
# Criticism
# Criticism

US World Cup star Rapinoe blasts Trump, doesn't rule out run for office

May 20th 2020, 12:30 PM 8,087 Views 16 Comments

The footballer also branded the president a ‘white nationalist’.

# lgbtq - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Dublin's Pride Parade postponed until 12 September
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# LGBTQ

Dublin's Pride Parade postponed until 12 September

Mar 26th 2020, 12:27 PM 19,859 Views 128 Comments

“Who would have thought that after decades of asking you to come out, we’d be asking you to stay inside?” organisers said.

# lgbtq - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 12th 2019, 6:45 AM 19,885 Views 125 Comments

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

# lgbtq - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 6th 2019, 8:30 PM 22,965 Views 83 Comments

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

# lgbtq - Monday 21 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 21st 2019, 2:32 PM 20,049 Views 68 Comments

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

# lgbtq - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Opinion: 'Children need to learn about LGBT issues in school - it will reassure them and combat fear'
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Opinion: 'Children need to learn about LGBT issues in school - it will reassure them and combat fear'

May 14th 2019, 7:00 AM 17,192 Views 143 Comments

Robin Stevens grew up in a generation were ‘gayness was erased’. Her books have shown her that young readers want to read about LGBTQ+ lives – and she wants to see more of this explored in schools.

# lgbtq - Monday 25 March, 2019

Little Mix sang in front of a rainbow flag in Dubai where homosexuality is still illegal
# LGBTQ
From The Daily Edge
# LGBTQ

Little Mix sang in front of a rainbow flag in Dubai where homosexuality is still illegal

Mar 25th 2019, 5:50 PM 8,925 Views 1 Comment

“I’m so incredibly emotional.”

Everything we know about Ireland's new LGBTQ+ music festival Love Sensation
# Love Sensation
From The Daily Edge
# Love Sensation

Everything we know about Ireland's new LGBTQ+ music festival Love Sensation

Mar 25th 2019, 1:19 PM 10,009 Views 0 Comments

Who’s excited?

# lgbtq - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

The horrific attack on Jussie Smollett has reignited the discussion on race and sexuality
# Justice For Jussie
From The Daily Edge
# Justice For Jussie

The horrific attack on Jussie Smollett has reignited the discussion on race and sexuality

Jan 30th 2019, 3:19 PM 4,968 Views 4 Comments

The actor was the victim of a racist and homophobic attack this week.

# lgbtq - Sunday 13 January, 2019

20 LGBTQ movies and TV shows to look out for in the first half of 2019
# LGBTQ
From The Daily Edge
# LGBTQ

20 LGBTQ movies and TV shows to look out for in the first half of 2019

Jan 13th 2019, 3:00 PM 9,558 Views 1 Comment

Two appearances from Saoirse Ronan here, but the main highlights here are Rafiki and Russian Doll.

# lgbtq - Friday 7 December, 2018

Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after criticism for past homophobic tweets
# Academy Awards
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# Academy Awards

Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after criticism for past homophobic tweets

Dec 7th 2018, 7:47 AM 27,788 Views 90 Comments

When given the ultimatum between apologising for the tweets or withdrawing as Oscars host, the comedian chose the latter.

# lgbtq - Monday 22 October, 2018

Here's why people are talking about the Gender Recognition Act, and how important it is to trans people
# Gender Reformation Act
From The Daily Edge
# Gender Reformation Act

Here's why people are talking about the Gender Recognition Act, and how important it is to trans people

Oct 22nd 2018, 12:11 PM 3,454 Views 8 Comments

What it is and why it matters.

# lgbtq - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

'Growing up, my gay pals and I were groped, harassed, screamed at and bothered at every second turn'
# Opinion
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# Opinion

'Growing up, my gay pals and I were groped, harassed, screamed at and bothered at every second turn'

Sep 18th 2018, 8:30 PM 32,011 Views 39 Comments

Karen Cogan has written a play about a fictional young lesbian in Cork for this year’s Dublin Fringe Festival.

# lgbtq - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Homosexuality can still mean the death penalty in many countries
# LGBT Rights
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# LGBT Rights

Homosexuality can still mean the death penalty in many countries

Sep 9th 2018, 10:30 AM 21,855 Views 41 Comments

A look at LGBT rights across the world.

# lgbtq - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

'The sex ed that we have at the minute is clearly not working'
# LGBTQ
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# LGBTQ

'The sex ed that we have at the minute is clearly not working'

Jun 27th 2018, 4:21 PM 13,502 Views 73 Comments

LGBTQ+ groups have called on Varadkar to commit to funding the Sex Education Bill before Pride.

# lgbtq - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Lydia Foy: The woman at the heart of securing transgender rights in Ireland
# Human Rights
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# Human Rights

Lydia Foy: The woman at the heart of securing transgender rights in Ireland

Jun 9th 2018, 10:00 AM 15,191 Views 50 Comments

Flac (Free Legal Advice Centres) has produced a comprehensive history of Foy’s right for justice in a report.

# lgbtq - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Viewers admired the courage of the two transgender men who appeared on The Late Late Show
# My Trans Life
From The Daily Edge
# My Trans Life

Viewers admired the courage of the two transgender men who appeared on The Late Late Show

May 19th 2018, 10:08 AM 7,011 Views 1 Comment

Luke and Nicky featured in the new two-part documentary My Trans Life.

# lgbtq - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Maria Walsh: 'It might be a questioning glance or a curt refusal to shake my hand'
# Homophobia
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# Homophobia

Maria Walsh: 'It might be a questioning glance or a curt refusal to shake my hand'

May 17th 2018, 7:00 AM 42,117 Views 20 Comments

On International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, we must stand in solidarity, writes Maria Walsh.

# lgbtq - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

'A deceptive practice': Bill to ban LGBTQ conversion therapies passes second stage of Seanad
# Lgbtq Rights
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# Lgbtq Rights

'A deceptive practice': Bill to ban LGBTQ conversion therapies passes second stage of Seanad

May 2nd 2018, 10:10 PM 24,397 Views 110 Comments

The Prohibition of Conversion Therapies Bill 2018 has passed through its second stage in the Seanad and has further stages to go through.

# lgbtq - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Jay-Z spoke to David Letterman about how he cried when his mother came out as gay
# Jay Z
From The Daily Edge
# Jay Z

Jay-Z spoke to David Letterman about how he cried when his mother came out as gay

Apr 4th 2018, 9:43 AM 6,051 Views 0 Comments

“For her to sit in front of me and tell me “I think I love someone”, I really cried.”

# lgbtq - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Finally! Call Me By Your Name is an Oscar-nominated movie that normalises LGBTQ love
# LGBTQ
From The Daily Edge
# LGBTQ

Finally! Call Me By Your Name is an Oscar-nominated movie that normalises LGBTQ love

Feb 27th 2018, 6:46 PM 6,293 Views 3 Comments

Spoilers inside.

# lgbtq - Friday 3 November, 2017

'Diversity equals innovation': Why these Irish workplaces are blazing a trail for inclusiveness
# Diversity
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# Diversity

'Diversity equals innovation': Why these Irish workplaces are blazing a trail for inclusiveness

Nov 3rd 2017, 5:10 PM 5,963 Views 5 Comments

We spoke to industry professionals leading the way on diversity and inclusion in Irish workplaces.

# lgbtq - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Man who listed 'standing up against homosexuality' as achievement loses discrimination case
# Job Application
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# Job Application

Man who listed 'standing up against homosexuality' as achievement loses discrimination case

Sep 14th 2017, 4:34 PM 26,207 Views 0 Comments

Mark Savage claimed he was told to remove the line from his CV.

# lgbtq - Friday 8 September, 2017

What Australia can learn from Ireland's successful marriage equality campaign
# Opinion
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# Opinion

What Australia can learn from Ireland's successful marriage equality campaign

Sep 8th 2017, 6:30 AM 6,429 Views 77 Comments

The campaign needs to be a positive one which addresses people’s concerns, Mark Govern writes.

# lgbtq - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Varadkar says transgender people will never be banned from serving in Irish Defence Forces
# Equality
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# Equality

Varadkar says transgender people will never be banned from serving in Irish Defence Forces

Jul 29th 2017, 6:15 AM 13,123 Views 73 Comments

Donald Trump this week said that transgender people would not be able to serve in the US military.

# lgbtq - Monday 24 July, 2017

Dublin bakery's refusal to make anti-gay marriage cake 'was not discrimination'
# Workplace Relations
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# Workplace Relations

Dublin bakery's refusal to make anti-gay marriage cake 'was not discrimination'

Jul 24th 2017, 12:13 PM 96,840 Views 156 Comments

“BY THE GRACE OF THE GOOD LORD.”

# lgbtq - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

LGBTQ fans and celebrities are sharing their excitement about The L Word's upcoming reboot
# 2004
From The Daily Edge
# 2004

LGBTQ fans and celebrities are sharing their excitement about The L Word's upcoming reboot

Jul 12th 2017, 3:46 PM 2,987 Views 0 Comments

Tegan and Sara said that their prayers were answered.

# lgbtq - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Backpacks banned from Dublin Pride events for security reasons
# Safety
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# Safety

Backpacks banned from Dublin Pride events for security reasons

Jun 20th 2017, 2:14 PM 16,117 Views 130 Comments

Organisers of the LGBT festival said they are working with gardaí to ensure “the safety and enjoyment of all attending”.

# lgbtq - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Gay army veterans denied right to march in Boston's St Patrick's Day parade
# Outrage
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# Outrage

Gay army veterans denied right to march in Boston's St Patrick's Day parade

Mar 8th 2017, 10:50 PM 21,362 Views 133 Comments

“This is a black eye on South Boston,” said Air Corps veteran Bryan Bishop

# lgbtq - Friday 24 February, 2017

Caitlyn Jenner's message to Donald Trump over LGBTQ rights: 'Call me'
# Transgender Bathrooms
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# Transgender Bathrooms

Caitlyn Jenner's message to Donald Trump over LGBTQ rights: 'Call me'

Feb 24th 2017, 10:00 AM 22,551 Views 103 Comments

Jenner says moves by the White House have been ‘a disaster’.

# lgbtq - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Study calls for transgender identification to be taken out of mental illness classification
# Trans Rights
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# Trans Rights

Study calls for transgender identification to be taken out of mental illness classification

Jul 27th 2016, 6:03 AM 8,527 Views 86 Comments

The study is the first of several field trials and is currently being replicated in Brazil, France, India, Lebanon and South Africa.

# lgbtq - Sunday 24 July, 2016

‘I’m still Ivan but I’m wearing high-heels.' - Meet Ivan Fahy, an androgynous model from Galway
# Interview
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# Interview

‘I’m still Ivan but I’m wearing high-heels.' - Meet Ivan Fahy, an androgynous model from Galway

Jul 24th 2016, 7:45 AM 42,223 Views 92 Comments

The Irish model who’s breaking assumptions about gender.

# lgbtq - Friday 22 July, 2016

"I am proud to be gay": PayPal founder tells fellow Republicans to let people use whatever bathroom they want
# Peter Thiel
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# Peter Thiel

"I am proud to be gay": PayPal founder tells fellow Republicans to let people use whatever bathroom they want

Jul 22nd 2016, 8:41 AM 26,883 Views 99 Comments

Peter Thiel says cultural issues are distracting America from its “real problems”.

# lgbtq - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

As Dublin Pride kicks off, we look back at some LGBT landmark moments in Ireland
# Love Is Love
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# Love Is Love

As Dublin Pride kicks off, we look back at some LGBT landmark moments in Ireland

Jun 22nd 2016, 6:06 AM 16,782 Views 127 Comments

Tonie Walsh, curator of the Irish Queer Archive, reflects on some of the defining moments of the LGBT movement.

# lgbtq - Monday 14 September, 2015

What does it mean to be gender fluid? In short, you shouldn't presume to know
# Explainer
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# Explainer

What does it mean to be gender fluid? In short, you shouldn't presume to know

Sep 14th 2015, 7:30 PM 33,846 Views 104 Comments

It’s about owning your own identity.

# lgbtq - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

The story of us: "I have never felt luckier or like I was on a bigger adventure"
# Opinion
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# Opinion

The story of us: "I have never felt luckier or like I was on a bigger adventure"

May 20th 2015, 8:00 AM 71 Views 135 Comments

Long-term couples talk about their lives together – and their hopes for the future – ahead of Friday’s vote on same-sex marriage.

# lgbtq - Friday 5 September, 2014

Opinion: Marriage equality isn't a foregone conclusion – there's no room for complacency
# Equality
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# Equality

Opinion: Marriage equality isn't a foregone conclusion – there's no room for complacency

Sep 5th 2014, 1:00 PM 150 Views 236 Comments

Opinion polls may show increasing support for marriage equality, but I still regularly observe open, brutal and honest homophobia.

# lgbtq - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Opinion: When is the right time to tell a child that you're gay?
# Coming Out
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# Coming Out

Opinion: When is the right time to tell a child that you're gay?

Aug 31st 2014, 7:30 PM 2,618 Views 74 Comments

Should adults be open with children, as much as is age appropriate, or should they try to avoid questions about sexuality?

# lgbtq - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Opinion: Having an openly gay Rose of Tralee sends a powerful message to middle Ireland
# Equality
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# Equality

Opinion: Having an openly gay Rose of Tralee sends a powerful message to middle Ireland

Aug 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 248 Views 205 Comments

Maria Walsh is a beautiful, smart, confident and normal young woman. She may change the hearts and minds of those who are wary of gay people.

# lgbtq - Friday 15 August, 2014

Opinion: Gay people have been given a chilling message about discussing their lives on air
# Public Discourse
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# Public Discourse

Opinion: Gay people have been given a chilling message about discussing their lives on air

Aug 15th 2014, 5:00 PM 149 Views 203 Comments

The BAI has ruled that discussions by gay people about their status and aspirations as Irish citizens must be directly challenged on the same programme at the same time.

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