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#Gay Marriage

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Ireland’s Yes vote has inspired Australia’s opposition leader to tweet this Marriage Equality

Ireland’s Yes vote has inspired Australia’s opposition leader to tweet this

Bill Shorten wants things to move quickly on marriage equality.

# gay-marriage - Monday 25 May, 2015

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

“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’

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

# gay-marriage - Saturday 23 May, 2015

“Everything changes with this”: Tears, relief (and sunscreen) at a jubilant Dublin Castle

“I think it’s a great thing – particularly for children growing up gay and for the children of gay couples. They already exist.”

# gay-marriage - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge An Indian mam put a gay marriage ad in the paper for her son LGBT

An Indian mam put a gay marriage ad in the paper for her son

Homosexuality is illegal in India.

WATCH: The real lives affected by #MarRef – on both sides

These video interviews hear from LGBT people in both ‘No’ and ‘Yes’ camps, whose future we vote on tomorrow.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Coleen Nolan under fire after comparing gay rights with supporting ISIS

Some viewers have been calling for ITV to fire the presenter over her comments.

# gay-marriage - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Here’s where gay people can get married across the world

Ireland could join just 19 countries.

# gay-marriage - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Studio clashes, Bosco … Here’s what to expect in the countdown to referendum day

Passions have been running high in the debate so far – and there’ll be plenty more opportunities for the two sides to get their points across.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 3 May, 2015

22 Twitter accounts you should be following in the run up to the same-sex vote

Probably the only list you’ll read today that begins with David Quinn and ends with The Rubberbandits.

# gay-marriage - Monday 27 April, 2015

‘Worse than losing my seat’: Leo would be absolutely devastated with a No vote

The Health Minister, who came out publicly in January, helped launch Fine Gael’s referendum campaign today.

# gay-marriage - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Poll: Do you think a ‘conscience clause’ should be added to marriage equality legislation? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think a ‘conscience clause’ should be added to marriage equality legislation?

A number of religious groups have written to the Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Senator suggests marriage referendum money better spent testing gay people for HIV Controversial This post contains videos

Senator suggests marriage referendum money better spent testing gay people for HIV

Senator Jim Walsh told the Seanad the idea was put to him by a gay man he met last weekend.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Donegal mass goers walk out after priest criticises footballer’s stance on gay marriage

The GAA star says the priest is entitled to his opinion but his name shouldn’t have been mentioned.

# gay-marriage - Monday 9 March, 2015

Bishop says gay couples with children are not parents

In an interview with Newstalk this morning, Bishop Kevin Doran also said women shouldn’t abort a baby just to get back at their rapist.

From The Daily Edge Lovely Irish couple married for 50 years explain why they support marriage equality Vote With Us

Lovely Irish couple married for 50 years explain why they support marriage equality

Brighid and Paddy from Dundalk want you to vote yes in the referendum.

# gay-marriage - Friday 6 March, 2015

15-year-old with gay dads wrote to Ray D’arcy, ‘How can anyone say my family isn’t ideal?’

The teenager added that she has yet to meet a homophobic teenager or child and that it’s just some adults with a problem.

# gay-marriage - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Printers refuse to design gay wedding invitations because of their Christian beliefs

Beulah Print said they are “not against homosexuals” but don’t support gay marriage – which printing the invites would do.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Same-sex vote wording could be less cumbersome (that is to say, simpler)

“Should same-sex marriage be legal in Ireland?” … That’s what we’re being asked — but the question itself is quite a bit longer. Why? Read on.

# gay-marriage - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Church of Ireland group has come out in support of a ‘yes’ vote

The Changing Attitude Ireland group has said marriage should be available to couples, “without distinction as to their sex”.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 18 January, 2015

“It’s not something that defines me”: Health Minister Leo Varadkar on being gay

The Minister spoke to Miriam O’Callaghan this morning.

Poll: How do you intend to vote in the same-sex marriage referendum? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How do you intend to vote in the same-sex marriage referendum?

The polls suggest a landslide, are they correct?

# gay-marriage - Saturday 17 January, 2015

In three months, gay marriage could be legal in all 50 US states

The Supreme Court is being asked if a ban in four states is allowed under the constitution.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Jeb Bush wants to give Americans the ‘Right to Rise’ as White House bid moves closer Bush The Younger This post contains videos

Jeb Bush wants to give Americans the ‘Right to Rise’ as White House bid moves closer

The former Florida Governor also struck a conciliatory note on same-sex marriage.

# gay-marriage - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

# gay-marriage - Sunday 28 December, 2014

This Labour TD wishes he didn’t have to talk about being gay The High Table Interview This post contains videos

This Labour TD wishes he didn’t have to talk about being gay

John Lyons speaks to TheJournal.ie about next year’s same-sex marriage referendum.

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

The same-sex marriage referendum will take place next May

Cabinet has agreed on a proposal to hold a number of other referenda on the same day.

# gay-marriage - Monday 8 December, 2014

Can you guess which party’s voters are least supportive of same-sex marriage?

A new poll has found increased support overall for the introduction of same-sex marriage.

# gay-marriage - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Poll: Are you registered to vote? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you registered to vote?

If you want to vote in next year’s marriage equality referendum, the deadline in next Tuesday. Are you registered?

# gay-marriage - Sunday 26 October, 2014

America will soon recognise gay marriage in another six states

This will bring the total number of states where same sex couples are recognised by the federal government to 32.

# gay-marriage - Friday 17 October, 2014

Same-sex marriage now legal in more than half the US states

Seven more states were added to the list today.

# gay-marriage - Monday 13 October, 2014

The Vatican has suggested it’s ready to welcome gay people… sort of

A document released by the Vatican today asks if it can welcome gay people “without compromising Catholic doctrine on the family and matrimony”.

# gay-marriage - Monday 6 October, 2014

Gay marriage extended to five more American states

A Supreme Court decision today means that same-sex couples can now marry in up to 30 states in the US.

# gay-marriage - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Young farmers add their support for gay marriage ahead of referendum

If you’re surprised by that, there are a few other things you should know…

# gay-marriage - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Vivian and Alice are both in their 90s and have been together 72 years. They tied the knot on Saturday.

“We’ve had a good time,” the ladies say of their 72 years together.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Seven men arrested in Egypt over ‘gay marriage’ video

The video went viral last month and appears to show a group of men celebrating a same-sex marriage.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Thousands march to demand marriage equality

“If you want a republic, put a ring on it.”

# gay-marriage - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Florida’s state ban on gay marriage has been ruled unconstitutional

The statewide bar is the latest to be overruled by a federal court.

# gay-marriage - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Ireland ready for next step in marriage equality as 85% say it is morally right — GLEN

The poll also found that 65% said they agreed that gay adoption was acceptable.

# gay-marriage - Thursday 14 August, 2014

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