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# fintan-warfield - Monday 10 December, 2018

'A reminder of our struggle': New campaign for permanent Irish AIDS memorial
# Remembrance
# Remembrance

'A reminder of our struggle': New campaign for permanent Irish AIDS memorial

Dec 10th 2018, 6:30 AM 11,618 Views 20 Comments

Similar memorials are in place elsewhere around the globe in Toronto, New York City and Durban, South Africa.

# fintan-warfield - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

'A deceptive practice': Bill to ban LGBTQ conversion therapies passes second stage of Seanad
# Lgbtq Rights
# Lgbtq Rights

'A deceptive practice': Bill to ban LGBTQ conversion therapies passes second stage of Seanad

May 2nd 2018, 10:10 PM 24,533 Views 106 Comments

The Prohibition of Conversion Therapies Bill 2018 has passed through its second stage in the Seanad and has further stages to go through.

# fintan-warfield - Thursday 22 March, 2018

'Young people should stay away from politics': Senator criticised for comments as voting age bill blocked
# Vote At 16
# Vote At 16

'Young people should stay away from politics': Senator criticised for comments as voting age bill blocked

Mar 22nd 2018, 9:26 AM 24,282 Views 137 Comments

Sinn Féin Senator Fintan Warfield reintroduced the bill to the committee stage of the Seanad yesterday.

# fintan-warfield - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Remarks between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media
# Lgbtq Rights
# Lgbtq Rights

Remarks between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media

Mar 14th 2018, 9:55 PM 27,537 Views 106 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said today that he would raise LGBT rights issues with the vice president.

# fintan-warfield - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'It will show the government cherishes them as much as any other' - Seanad passes Gender Recognition Amendment Bill
# Equality
# Equality

'It will show the government cherishes them as much as any other' - Seanad passes Gender Recognition Amendment Bill

May 11th 2017, 5:58 PM 10,799 Views 84 Comments

The amendments allow people under 16 to receive gender recognition with parental consent.

# fintan-warfield - Saturday 9 July, 2016

RTÉ's political coverage went all 3am-at-an-Irish-wedding this afternoon
# How Bizarre
# How Bizarre

RTÉ's political coverage went all 3am-at-an-Irish-wedding this afternoon

Jul 9th 2016, 3:11 PM 39,672 Views 29 Comments

Saturday with Claire Byrne signed off for the season with a massive Oireachtas sing-song. Some were a little better than others…

# fintan-warfield - Sunday 1 May, 2016

What does it mean to be a republican in 2016? We asked this Sinn Féin senator
# 1916 Pride
# 1916 Pride

What does it mean to be a republican in 2016? We asked this Sinn Féin senator

May 1st 2016, 7:30 AM 11,461 Views 113 Comments

Fintan Warfield thinks ‘you don’t have to be a Shinner to be a republican’.

# fintan-warfield - Thursday 28 April, 2016

'Young trans people don't turn trans when they're 18, they deserve so much better'
# Gender Recognition
# Gender Recognition

'Young trans people don't turn trans when they're 18, they deserve so much better'

Apr 28th 2016, 8:00 PM 16,460 Views 142 Comments

Newly-elected Sinn Féin senator Fintan Warfield thinks a lot still needs to be done to help young trans people living in Ireland.

# fintan-warfield - Monday 25 April, 2016

This musician and LGBT activist is the first senator elected to the new Seanad
# Counting Votes
# Counting Votes

This musician and LGBT activist is the first senator elected to the new Seanad

Apr 25th 2016, 7:27 PM 26,847 Views 37 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Warfield became the mayor of South Dublin after being elected to the council in 2014.

# fintan-warfield - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

This politician is taking a 10% pay cut and giving the money to charity
# Good Cause
# Good Cause

This politician is taking a 10% pay cut and giving the money to charity

Nov 4th 2014, 6:52 PM 19,733 Views 159 Comments

South Dublin’s Mayor is following through on a promise he made in June.

# fintan-warfield - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

This Dublin mayor wants you to 'ask him stuff' on Tumblr
# Fintan Warfield
# Fintan Warfield

This Dublin mayor wants you to 'ask him stuff' on Tumblr

Oct 29th 2014, 11:32 AM 9,072 Views 14 Comments

So far he’s been asked about coming out and his thoughts on the Government … and Canadians.

# fintan-warfield - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Dubliners may have to wait five years for a directly-elected mayor
# The Waiting Game
# The Waiting Game

Dubliners may have to wait five years for a directly-elected mayor

Jul 9th 2014, 7:30 AM 4,693 Views 24 Comments

Fingal County Council is still not on board with the idea, though.

# fintan-warfield - Friday 6 June, 2014

New mayor of South Dublin says he's proud to be 'an openly LGBT mayor'
# Equality
# Equality

New mayor of South Dublin says he's proud to be 'an openly LGBT mayor'

Jun 6th 2014, 5:54 PM 39,517 Views 213 Comments

Fintan Warfield said he wants to be a beacon of hope for those in the community who feel invisible.