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'As a gay teacher I felt I had to switch my partner from a 'he' to a 'she', I felt ashamed'
The posters on the wall said “It’s ok to be different” but LGBT teachers working in denominational schools felt the opposite, writes Niall Callan.
Dáil passes Bill to make it illegal to discriminate against LGBT teachers
The move was welcomed by LGBT groups.
This Irish trans guy warmed everyone's hearts on First Dates last night
Charlie <3
Israeli transgender activist wins right for cremations against the wish of her religious parents
This follows a ruling by the country’s Supreme Court.
Here's why people are accusing Zoolander 2 of being transphobic
People are threatening to boycott the film on account of Benedict Cumberbatch’s character.
Here's why people are accusing Zoolander 2 of being 'transphobic'
People are threatening to boycott the film on account of Benedict Cumberbatch’s character.
This is the most clever road sign you'll see today
Well played, guys.
This gay man had the sassiest response to a mother who didn't want him teaching her kids
“A theatre without gays is like cooking without spices”.
Mormonism is taking a lot of heat for its attitude towards gay rights
The church declared that the children of gay couples cannot be blessed or baptised until they turn 18.
If you're going to use a fake letter, make sure you can at least speak the language properly
A Russian newspaper found this out the hard way.
Gay priest says hiding his sexuality is 'tearing him apart'
“I’m not unnatural, I’m not sub-human, I’m not any different to anyone else in society and I am an equal, but that’s not the reality.”
Dublin's planned new 'Rainbow Walks' could be in place by next summer
The walkways would mark spots of significance to the LGBT community and could help boost tourism.
The 'world's first transgender beer' has been specially made with hops that change sex
The beer is also ‘non-binary’ because it treads the line between ale and lager.
Russian politicians plan to outlaw coming out - but not for "more reasonable" lesbians
“We think women are…more able to manage their emotions. So far, we’re not touching women.”
Panti's story of activism and giving laughs to the usual queer crowd will make you proud
A new documentary looks at Panti Bliss and the story of marriage equality in Ireland.
Dublin flooring company says Caitlyn Jenner ad is a 'celebration' of trans people
Not everyone agrees, with TENI saying the billboard has “upset and disappointed” many people.
Straight people: please don't 'come out' as straight on National Coming Out Day
It’s not a good look.
Leo Varadkar named Tatler's Man of the Year
Bressie, Brian Cody and Mícháel Ó Muircheartaigh also received awards.
This trans guy documented his transition with an amazing selfie time-lapse video
He took 1,400 photos documenting the changes.
Italian priest suspended after saying he "understands" paedophilia
Fr Gino Flaim added that homosexuality was an “illness.”
Bishop apologises for priest who suggested the marriage referendum was the devil's work
Fr Joseph Okere made his comments in a recent homily reflecting on marriage.
So how did Kellie Maloney get on at the LGBT matchmaking festival?
She got on very, very well indeed. Kellie, formerly boxing promoter Frank, fully transitioned to being a woman last year.
A breakthrough... Irish gay rights group to march in New York Paddy's Day parade
“This is a stunning announcement, a marvellous moment.”
Leo on coming out: My mum thought I'd get beaten up and my dad was 'really sound'
The health minister also discussed his Fine Gael leadership ambitions.
This guy excellently trolled people complaining about Doritos' new LGBT crisps
This rapper has annoyed a lot of people with his comments about transgender people
He claimed transgender people were ‘rebuking God’.
Listen: Elton John agrees to go to Moscow Pride parade in hoax call
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.
What does it mean to be gender fluid? In short, you shouldn't presume to know
It’s about owning your own identity.
The University of Limerick has launched gender-neutral bathrooms
“This is one small step, but it’s a big change”.
Joyous scenes - and insults - as gay couples get marriage licences
One man harassed a couple, saying: “More sodomites getting married?” He was asked to leave the building.
The LGBT tourist in Ireland is now worth €2.3 million per DAY
Ireland’s tourist figures are on the rise with the positive waves from the marriage referendum lifting all boats.
This Lord of the Rings fan caught Ian McKellen's attention with this amazing sign
All the feels.
Church paints rainbow over 'Fags Are Pedos' graffiti
“My heart goes out to my LGBT friends … This is just one day in a long journey.”
The LGBT community's quest for respectability in Ireland is leaving so many trans activists behind
Pride and LGBTQ movements are being ruined by a descent into conformity and a fear of all things political, argues Leighanna Rose Walsh.
Emma Watson had a powerful message of support for this gay rugby player
Watson reached out to Hirst this evening and now it’s going viral.
Eastenders' funeral home gay sex scene gets the all clear from watchdog
Two characters were half naked in a funeral parlour.
'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.
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.
READ: Letters sent to the Taoiseach about same-sex marriage
Bible verses, high praise, ‘gay fever’, and ‘Enda Kelly.’
Priest described gay people as "intrinsically disordered" in homily
The remarks came over the weekend of Dublin Pride.