The term ‘homophobia’ refers to an irrational fear of, aversion to, or discrimination against gay people… So why it is not permissible to state that a group that actively campaigns against same-sex marriage is homophobic?
Ireland has bent over backwards to accommodate the wishes of copyright holders by blocking file-sharing websites – but there isn’t as much effort put into the voluntary blocking of child porn, such as exists in the UK or Norway, writes Aaron McKenna.
THANKS TO SOCIAL media, the debate on whether people in Ireland should show any interest (or be seen to show any interest) in births, marriages and deaths within Britain’s royal family now plays out in real time.
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