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# Last Week Tonight
'It's time, ma' - The marriage referendum gets the John Oliver treatment
And he doesn’t hold back on the Catholic Church.

INTERNATIONAL MEDIA KEPT a watchful eye over Ireland as the country voted in favour of introducing same-sex marriage recently.

Last Week Tonight is the latest show to cover the referendum, with John Oliver weighing in on the topic.

Picking up on a senior Vatican official saying the Yes vote was “a defeat for humanity“, Oliver doesn’t hold back when criticising the Catholic Church:

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The Vatican thinks the referendum result is “a defeat for humanity”

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

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