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#Homophobia

# homophobia - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Man (20s) arrested over homophobic graffiti chalked on walls of The George

The pub’s exterior was vandalised early yesterday morning with homophobic graffiti.

# homophobia - Thursday 27 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Why that 'powerful' Heineken ad is just as problematic as Kendall Jenner's Pepsi ad The Other Side

Why that 'powerful' Heineken ad is just as problematic as Kendall Jenner's Pepsi ad

Beer will not unite the workers of the world.

# homophobia - Friday 14 April, 2017

Explainer: What we know about the killing of gay men in Chechnya

As reports continue to emerge, Russia has said it does not have any confirmed information about violence against gay men in the region.

# homophobia - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Gay men in Chechnya reportedly being sent to prison camps and killed

Human rights campaigners say people are being tortured and abused.

# homophobia - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Russian paper says gay men are being arrested and killed in Chechnya

The Chechen president’s spokesperson denied the report, suggesting there are no gay people in the country.

# homophobia - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'It was so vicious and so quick': Rory Cowan on homophobic abuse

The actor was subjected to a wave of abuse on Twitter.

# homophobia - Monday 14 November, 2016

Half of all primary schools have seen homophobic bullying

In 11% of cases, principals said that they had dealt with this issue either weekly or monthly.

# homophobia - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

From The42 Chiefs lock Allardice apologises for homophobic remarks at end-of-season party Hot Water

Chiefs lock Allardice apologises for homophobic remarks at end-of-season party

The 24-year-old said: ‘there was no malicious intent in my comments – I wasn’t yelling at a stranger to inflict hurt’.

# homophobia - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Prince William appears on cover of Attitude magazine

The Duke of Cambridge spoke out against homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying.

# homophobia - Monday 13 June, 2016

Guardian journalist walks off Sky News 'in disgust' over Orlando killing comments

Owen Jones insists the host was trying to ‘deflect’ attention from the fact that Orlando shooter Omar Mateen deliberately targeted gay people

# homophobia - Friday 8 April, 2016

A French hairdresser was called 'a dirty f****t' by his boss but it 'wasn't homophobic'

A labour tribunal found that it was acceptable because the industry employs many gay people.

# homophobia - Monday 4 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This teen is going viral for spectacularly shutting down her homophobic aunt Aunt Marie

# homophobia - Monday 15 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge Adidas perfectly shut down homophobic comments on their Instagram yesterday Love Is Love

# homophobia - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Renua candidate steps down after labelling Vatican ‘the Antichrist’

Mary Smyth also reportedly said the Vatican was “corrupt” and “riddled with gay sex”.

# homophobia - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Vladimir Putin phoned Elton John, and this time it wasn’t a joke

Suppose you could say they were Putin the world to rights…

# homophobia - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Gay scout pulled out of race for top role after receiving e-mail full of ‘insinuations and threats’

Kiernan Gildea received the anonymous e-mail on the eve of the National Council in April.

# homophobia - Sunday 9 August, 2015

‘Deciding when or on which street I can hold my girlfriend’s hand – it’s a struggle’

The recent stabbing of six people at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem shows the dangerous risks faced by the city’s LBGT community.

# homophobia - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

An evangelical Christian ministry which says gay people have “special needs” is in Dublin European Invasion This post contains videos

An evangelical Christian ministry which says gay people have “special needs” is in Dublin

Victory Outreach International are due to perform ‘Straight From The Hood’ in the Liberty Hall Theatre.

# homophobia - Thursday 18 June, 2015

American woman is asked to tone down her “relentlessly gay” garden, gets spectacular revenge

“I need more rainbows. Many, many more rainbows.”

# homophobia - Monday 8 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge A music producer was dropped from several festivals after his homophobic rant went viral Ten Walls

A music producer was dropped from several festivals after his homophobic rant went viral

Ten Walls played in Co. Westmeath just last week.

# homophobia - Monday 1 June, 2015

Where in the world is it hardest to be gay? (And what can Ireland do to help?)

We have an awful lot of work to do…

# homophobia - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

“In that moment, looking ‘gay’ no longer felt like a negative thing. It no longer felt dangerous.”

The swell of positivity towards the LGBT community is affecting all parts of my life, from how I feel walking down the street to the future I see for myself.

# homophobia - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Most gay sportsmen and women in Ireland ‘verbally abused’ on the pitch

A worldwide survey of homophobia in sport has results on Ireland.

# homophobia - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From The42 A Wallaby flanker made a stand against homophobic slurs at the weekend Slurs

A Wallaby flanker made a stand against homophobic slurs at the weekend

David Pocock raised the issue with referee Craig Joubert during the Brumbies clash with the Waratahs.

# homophobia - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

I was called a child abuser for conceiving through IVF – and it hasn’t ended there

Dil Wickremasinghe outlines the attacks she has suffered on social media relating to her pregnancy – and the social stigma they illustrate.

# homophobia - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Inside the 25-year fight to let Irish LGBT people march in New York on Paddy’s Day

“In their eyes, we can’t be Irish and queer. We can only be one or the other.”

# homophobia - Friday 6 March, 2015

From The42 ‘This is a momentous occasion for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender athletes’ Inclusive

‘This is a momentous occasion for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender athletes’

World Rugby has signed a new agreement to collaborate with International Gay Rugby.

# homophobia - Monday 2 March, 2015

Charlie Flanagan will march in the New York Paddy’s Day parade, despite Irish LGBT ban

Joan Burton boycotted the event last year.

# homophobia - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Leaflet at UKIP conference claims LGBT education is ‘sexual grooming’

The party has previously distanced itself from the Christian group that was handing out the leaflets.

# homophobia - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

School that cancelled homophobic bullying workshop say it will go ahead 'at a future date'

Volunteers say they were told the cancellation was because “both sides of the argument should be represented”.

From The Daily Edge 7 inspiring responses to homophobia in our society

7 inspiring responses to homophobia in our society

The times homophobia didn’t win.

# homophobia - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Students to protest over school’s cancellation of homophobic bullying workshop

Transition year students at Coláiste Eoin in Dublin are planning to wear rainbow flags on their school crests.

# homophobia - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Opinion: Hold hands or hide? I’m going to stop adjusting my life to suit everyone else

I am fed up with being worried about other people’s reactions. My new year’s resolution is to hold my boyfriend’s hand when we walk down the street.

# homophobia - Monday 5 January, 2015

Opinion: Sexism and homophobia will be big issues for the beautiful game in 2015

Professional football has certainly become more tolerant regarding race, but I genuinely believe that sexism and other forms of intolerance are getting worse.

# homophobia - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Derren Brown shuts down homophobic abuse in a really excellent way Step Off

# homophobia - Sunday 7 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Irish student’s heartfelt essay about the effects of homophobia is going super viral Humans Of Homophobia

This Irish student’s heartfelt essay about the effects of homophobia is going super viral

The powerful piece was picked up by the Huffington Post.

# homophobia - Monday 24 November, 2014

The man behind the ‘Spar Guy’ Facebook status has spoken out

He said the post was never meant to be seen by the public.

From The Daily Edge This brilliant story about a kind Dublin shop worker is going super viral Spar Guy

# homophobia - Thursday 30 October, 2014

“Schools are not data-processing centres”: Irish bishops want ‘balance’ in discrimination debate

Aodhán Ó’Ríordáin has promised to amend Section 37.

# homophobia - Monday 20 October, 2014

Gay couple claim they were threatened by bus driver for kissing

‘[I]t’s my bus it is my rules and I don’t want to watch that, it’s disgusting, get off the bus.’

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