# gay-rights - Saturday 28 January, 2017
Fr Bernard Lynch – who grew up in Ennis in the 1950s – became the first Catholic priest in the world to have a civil partnership in 2006.
# gay-rights - Monday 26 December, 2016
He was outed by the press in 1998, and went on to become a major supporter of HIV campaigns
# gay-rights - Thursday 22 December, 2016
Lawmakers in the state have failed to repeal the controversial law, despite Democrats and Republicans earlier reaching an agreement on it.
# gay-rights - Saturday 5 November, 2016
It told the UN this week that it doesn’t tolerate such discrimination.
# gay-rights - Tuesday 25 October, 2016
The owners of Ashers Bakery were found guilty of discrimination.
# gay-rights - Monday 15 August, 2016
The Republican presidential candidate previously called for a ban on Muslims entering America.
# gay-rights - Sunday 24 July, 2016
The Irish model who’s breaking assumptions about gender.
# gay-rights - Monday 13 June, 2016
A large crowd – some draped in rainbow flags and holding balloons and other items – gathered at about 7pm this evening for the vigil.
# gay-rights - Wednesday 4 May, 2016
Engaging in gay sex is a criminal offence in Kenya.
# gay-rights - Friday 20 November, 2015
The church declared that the children of gay couples cannot be blessed or baptised until they turn 18.
# gay-rights - Thursday 12 November, 2015
The former president told The Irish Catholic the Church was a conduit for ‘toxic’ homophobia.
# gay-rights - Thursday 29 October, 2015
The shocking allegation comes just five months after the country legalised marriage for homosexual couples.
# gay-rights - Friday 23 October, 2015
“We think women are…more able to manage their emotions. So far, we’re not touching women.”
# gay-rights - Thursday 24 September, 2015
Suppose you could say they were Putin the world to rights…
# gay-rights - Thursday 17 September, 2015
Audio of the hoax call has been published. The singer says it’s an honour to speak to “one of the most influential people” in the world.
# gay-rights - Sunday 9 August, 2015
The recent stabbing of six people at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem shows the dangerous risks faced by the city’s LBGT community.
# gay-rights - Tuesday 4 August, 2015
Bible verses, high praise, ‘gay fever’, and ‘Enda Kelly.’
# gay-rights - Friday 24 July, 2015
“Our family are missing very important months of both our children’s lives.”
# gay-rights - Saturday 18 July, 2015
They also seriously hurt his younger friend or accomplice.
# gay-rights - Sunday 12 July, 2015
A Mammy, Daddy and their kids have been causing an awful stir this week.
# gay-rights - Wednesday 8 July, 2015
The party’s uncritical acceptance of 14 Hungarian MEPs that represent Viktor Orban’s far right Fidesz would make you question its priorities in the EU, writes Lynn Boylan.
# gay-rights - Saturday 27 June, 2015
The parade is expected to attract huge crowds today but where did it all begin?
# gay-rights - Thursday 18 June, 2015
“I need more rainbows. Many, many more rainbows.”
# gay-rights - Saturday 6 June, 2015
Five policemen were among the injured.
# gay-rights - Monday 1 June, 2015
We have an awful lot of work to do…
# gay-rights - Monday 25 May, 2015
Ireland has hit the headlines around the world after voting in favour of same-sex marriage.
# gay-rights - Sunday 24 May, 2015
The Yes campaign thanked voters today for passing the same-sex marriage referendum.
# gay-rights - Saturday 23 May, 2015
There were emotional scenes at Dublin Castle today.
Browne is covering the referendum from a gay bar in Dublin. Because of COURSE.
The trouble with trying to put limits on free speech and the freedom of conscience is that you inevitably wind up tying yourself in knots.
# gay-rights - Sunday 17 May, 2015
The majority are leaning one way.
# gay-rights - Monday 11 May, 2015
The former Tánaiste also shares his thoughts on Nigel Farage.
# gay-rights - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
A number of religious groups have written to the Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald.
# gay-rights - Tuesday 14 April, 2015
The campaigning ahead of next month’s vote is in full swing.
# gay-rights - Friday 10 April, 2015
# gay-rights - Sunday 8 March, 2015
“In their eyes, we can’t be Irish and queer. We can only be one or the other.”
# gay-rights - Monday 2 March, 2015
Joan Burton boycotted the event last year.
# gay-rights - Friday 27 February, 2015
Watch Dustin Lance Black’s incredible speech at UCD.
# gay-rights - Thursday 12 February, 2015
It was taken by a Danish photographer last May in Russia.