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# gay-pride - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Uniformed PSNI officers will march in Dublin's gay Pride parade this weekend

This is the first time uniformed PSNI officers will march in the parade.

# gay-pride - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Pictures: The sun was shining as tens of thousands flocked to Dublin Pride today

There were few clouds in the sky as a festival of colour came to the streets of the capital this afternoon.

# gay-pride - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Coming out on the Late Late: 'Gay mirrored the prejudice that existed at the time'

But I didn’t lose my job and after a few weeks things settled down, writes Joni Crone.

# gay-pride - Friday 14 October, 2016

Journeys with Ireland's oldest gay sports club encourages people to get Out and About

A community group that was a safe space for gay people in 1980s Ireland is the third winner of our Irish Rail free trips partnership.

# gay-pride - Saturday 24 September, 2016

'Gay conversion' in China: Kidnapped, taken to hospital and fed with medication

One man, who is suing people for taking him to an institution, spoke about his experience.

# gay-pride - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Man who went on stabbing spree at Jerusalem Gay Pride sentenced to life

The ultra-Orthodox Yishai Schlissel killed a 16-year-old girl during the attack.

# gay-pride - Thursday 23 June, 2016

6 epic Pride events to check out this weekend in Dublin

Get your rainbow colours on and get out there.

# gay-pride - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

As Dublin Pride kicks off, we look back at some LGBT landmark moments in Ireland

Tonie Walsh, curator of the Irish Queer Archive, reflects on some of the defining moments of the LGBT movement.

# gay-pride - Monday 13 June, 2016

Heavily-armed man arrested on way to Gay Pride in Los Angeles

The discovery came hours after the deadliest mass shooting in US history, in Orlando.

# gay-pride - Friday 3 June, 2016

Gays say Israel 'pinkwashing' to distract from Palestinian occupation

Tel-Aviv’s Gay Pride Parade was taking place today.

# gay-pride - Monday 31 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Lord of the Rings fan caught Ian McKellen's attention with this amazing sign You Shall Not Pass

# gay-pride - Monday 24 August, 2015

Israeli man charged with Gay Pride murder uses court appearance to attack homosexuality

Yishai Shlissel was released from prison just three weeks before the 30 July murder

# gay-pride - 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.

# gay-pride - Sunday 28 June, 2015

CNN mistakes Pride flag covered in dildos for ISIS flag

It was a very unnerving sight, they said.

From The Daily Edge CNN thought a Pride flag covered in dildos was an ISIS flag, and freaked out Morto

# gay-pride - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

‘Grave concern’ for Irish citizens in Tunisia, Gay Pride and the heatwave we won’t be having.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s the weekend! Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

# gay-pride - 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.”

# gay-pride - Saturday 30 May, 2015

23 incredible moments you probably missed (in all the excitement) last Saturday

Well. That escalated quickly.

# gay-pride - Monday 9 March, 2015

An openly gay TD and chairman says he understands the GAA wristband decision

Deputy Jerry Buttimer has said the decision relates to the GAA being a non-political organisation.

# gay-pride - Saturday 8 November, 2014

'It's just two people in love' - Thousands march in Hong Kong gay pride parade

Participants said awareness of gay rights was growing in Hong Kong.

# gay-pride - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Irish gay groups unite against 'unacceptable' New York Paddy's Day parade

“This moment belongs to the Irish community, not a corporate sponsor.”

# gay-pride - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Limerick Gardaí to make history with rainbow flag at gay pride parade

Limerick Gardaí to LGBT community: “We’ve got your back.”

# gay-pride - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Burger King made a new burger for Gay Pride... and it has a perfect message Proud Whopper

# gay-pride - Saturday 28 June, 2014

The sun shines on Dublin's Pride Parade as thousands attend

Today’s parade is believed to have had the biggest attendance to date.

Opinion: The journey to Pride – Ireland's dark past and brightening future

We are at a crossroads in Irish history. For the sake of the generations, we must demand equality with bravery, dignity – and pride.

# gay-pride - Friday 11 October, 2013

Column: 'Coming out' as gay meant that, at 54, I could finally be myself

On National Coming Out Day, 68-year-old Eddie Parsons remembers growing up in an Ireland where “being gay was not an option” – and how he finally came out at the age of 54.

# gay-pride - Sunday 4 August, 2013

A broken nose, a house party and too much booze - after dark on a Dublin ambulance Emergency This post contains videos

A broken nose, a house party and too much booze - after dark on a Dublin ambulance

In the second of our two-part Dublin ambulance series, followed a crew as they dealt with a host of alcohol-related incidents around the city.

# gay-pride - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Video: Protesters stop Labour float during Dublin Pride parade

The protesters held up the Labour bus for about 10 – 15 minutes, a party spokesperson said.

# gay-pride - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia Hate Crime This post contains images

Horrific murder fuels fears of rising homophobia in Russia

The Russian authorities have been accused of stoking violent attitudes towards gay people following the torture and murder of a young gay man.

# gay-pride - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Column: Two years on – how civil partnership helped change Irish attitudes

I’m proud I was involved in bringing about civil partnership, because it’s made a real difference to people’s lives – including my own, writes Roderic O’Gorman.

# gay-pride - Friday 17 August, 2012

Moscow bans gay pride parades for 100 years

No gay pride parades will be allowed in the Russian capital for the next century to avoid “public disorder”.

# gay-pride - Friday 3 August, 2012

From The42 Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade Pride This post contains videos

Canucks hockey star to take part in Vancouver Pride Parade

Manny Malhotra will be joined at the event by Cutting Edges – the ‘only gay hockey club in Western Canada’.

# gay-pride - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Moscow police detain 40 during push for gay pride parade

Activists tried to hold two demonstrations in Moscow to demand the right to hold a gay pride parade, but they were blocked first by Orthodox Christian opponents and then by police.

# gay-pride - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Gay Mitchell: "I will sign any bill that's constitutional"

Fine Gael’s Presidential candidate says he will sign any bill put before him – and insists he has no prejudice against gay people.

# gay-pride - Sunday 2 October, 2011

Gay pride parade banned in Belgrade, 6 extremists detained Belgrade This post contains videos

Gay pride parade banned in Belgrade, 6 extremists detained

Violence at last year’s gay pride event in Belgrade led authorities to block this year’s parade. There were arrests at a gathering of a far-right group.

# gay-pride - Monday 12 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge In pictures: Limerick's Gay Pride Parade Limerick Pride This post contains images

In pictures: Limerick's Gay Pride Parade

Limerick Pride was celebrated last week with the celebrations peaking on Saturday for the parade on O’Connell Street.

# gay-pride - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

NI's future health minister: gay pride parade participants 'repugnant'

DUP assembly member made the comments on the Belfast Pride parade in a text to the Gay Pride secretary.

# gay-pride - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

From The42 How a gay rights activist nearly convinced FIFA to denounce homophobia So Close

How a gay rights activist nearly convinced FIFA to denounce homophobia

The organiser of Berlin’s annual Gay Pride Parade managed to squeeze an informal agreement out of FIFA chiefs last month.

# gay-pride - Saturday 25 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge Gallery: Over 25,000 march in Dublin Pride Parade Pride This post contains images

Gallery: Over 25,000 march in Dublin Pride Parade

Readers of sent in their memorable images of the day’s festivities….

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