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TV3 presenter Alan Hughes just proposed to his boyfriend live on air
# Marriage Equality
# Marriage Equality

TV3 presenter Alan Hughes just proposed to his boyfriend live on air

Nov 3rd 2015, 10:48 AM 46,675 Views 93 Comments

And he said YES!

Alan Hughes just proposed to his boyfriend live on TV3 during a marriage equality discussion
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

Alan Hughes just proposed to his boyfriend live on TV3 during a marriage equality discussion

Nov 3rd 2015, 10:27 AM 7,957 Views 10 Comments

And he said YESSSS!

Did RTÉ need to get such 'extreme views' for balance in the marriage referendum?
# Two Sides To A Story
# Two Sides To A Story

Did RTÉ need to get such 'extreme views' for balance in the marriage referendum?

Oct 25th 2015, 7:30 AM 15,846 Views 117 Comments

Rory O’Neill doesn’t think so.

Irish Twitter is full of pride after the Marriage Bill finally passed today
# Marr Ref
From The Daily Edge
# Marr Ref

Irish Twitter is full of pride after the Marriage Bill finally passed today

Oct 22nd 2015, 4:29 PM 3,293 Views 2 Comments

We’re almost there…!

David Norris says that gay cousins should be allowed to marry each other
# Seanad
# Seanad

David Norris says that gay cousins should be allowed to marry each other

Oct 20th 2015, 11:08 PM 35,278 Views 191 Comments

“It wouldn’t take a feather out of me if two cousin married each other. What’s the problem with that. Really?”

Marriage Equality jumped another legal hurdle today as marriages move closer
# Referendum Wait
# Referendum Wait

Marriage Equality jumped another legal hurdle today as marriages move closer

Oct 7th 2015, 1:17 PM 7,371 Views 86 Comments

The bill will now move to the Seanad before it is enacted.

Leo on coming out: My mum thought I'd get beaten up and my dad was 'really sound'
# First Gay Taoiseach
# First Gay Taoiseach

Leo on coming out: My mum thought I'd get beaten up and my dad was 'really sound'

Sep 26th 2015, 8:21 AM 25,747 Views 74 Comments

The health minister also discussed his Fine Gael leadership ambitions.

Anti-gay marriage clerk released from jail, annoys Eye of the Tiger writer
# Rocky Patch
# Rocky Patch

Anti-gay marriage clerk released from jail, annoys Eye of the Tiger writer

Sep 9th 2015, 8:39 AM 16,742 Views 138 Comments

Kim Davis’ fourth husband was present at the rally.

Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback
# Voted Down Under
# Voted Down Under

Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback

Aug 11th 2015, 6:41 PM 17,618 Views 26 Comments

Ireland’s referendum has been a feature of the Australian debate.

An Australian documentary about the marriage referendum has been getting a huge response
# Marref
# Marref

An Australian documentary about the marriage referendum has been getting a huge response

Jul 21st 2015, 3:03 PM 22,666 Views 24 Comments

The programme looked at a lot of the key players in the campaign.

A Dublin artist said thanks for the Yes vote with 22 acts of kindness
# Love Is Love
From The Daily Edge
# Love Is Love

A Dublin artist said thanks for the Yes vote with 22 acts of kindness

Jul 21st 2015, 11:13 AM 3,276 Views 2 Comments

“Cheers lads”.

Putin's party launches a 'flag for straights’ to combat 'gay fever'
# Real Family
# Real Family

Putin's party launches a 'flag for straights’ to combat 'gay fever'

Jul 10th 2015, 2:30 PM 21,110 Views 229 Comments

Because Russia.

Gay weddings are the best, here's why
# We Do
From The Daily Edge
# We Do

Gay weddings are the best, here's why

Jun 29th 2015, 1:59 PM 7,458 Views 3 Comments

I now pronounce you…

Texas is fighting back against US marriage equality
# America
# America

Texas is fighting back against US marriage equality

Jun 29th 2015, 12:02 PM 25,931 Views 257 Comments

The state’s attorney general said Texans ‘must speak with one voice against this lawlessness’.

Arnold Schwarzenegger had the best response to those who disagree with marriage equality
# Hasta La Vista
From The Daily Edge
# Hasta La Vista

Arnold Schwarzenegger had the best response to those who disagree with marriage equality

Jun 27th 2015, 9:08 AM 6,805 Views 1 Comment

Hasta la vista, baby.

Same-sex couples in America now have the right to marry in all 50 states
# Vote Love
# Vote Love

Same-sex couples in America now have the right to marry in all 50 states

Jun 26th 2015, 3:11 PM 16,699 Views 191 Comments

The US Supreme Court has ruled in favour of marriage equality.

Everyone is sharing this special engagement notice from today's Irish Times
# Going To The Chapel
From The Daily Edge
# Going To The Chapel

Everyone is sharing this special engagement notice from today's Irish Times

Jun 20th 2015, 2:00 PM 12,794 Views 8 Comments

Let the gay weddings begin!

A remote US island has struck a blow for marriage equality in the Pacific
# Drop In The Ocean
# Drop In The Ocean

A remote US island has struck a blow for marriage equality in the Pacific

Jun 5th 2015, 8:30 PM 30,613 Views 22 Comments

Guam has struck down a ban on same-sex marriage.

"These are people who can’t grow potatoes" - Ireland dragged into Australia's gay marriage debate
# Bizarre Rant
# Bizarre Rant

"These are people who can’t grow potatoes" - Ireland dragged into Australia's gay marriage debate

Jun 2nd 2015, 8:08 AM 80,384 Views 196 Comments

The shamrock has also been decried as a “mutant lawn weed”.

Twitter has painted #HomeToVote on the wall of its San Francisco HQ
# Hometovote
From The Daily Edge
# Hometovote

Twitter has painted #HomeToVote on the wall of its San Francisco HQ

May 28th 2015, 9:03 AM 6,993 Views 0 Comments

The hashtag trended all over the world as Ireland went to the polls last Friday.

Tears warning! There's a beautiful short film of the Yes vote results unfolding in Dublin
# Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Equality

Tears warning! There's a beautiful short film of the Yes vote results unfolding in Dublin

May 27th 2015, 10:12 AM 8,994 Views 3 Comments

A wonderful montage.

Ireland's Yes vote has inspired Australia's opposition leader to tweet this
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

Ireland's Yes vote has inspired Australia's opposition leader to tweet this

May 26th 2015, 9:16 AM 8,037 Views 0 Comments

Bill Shorten wants things to move quickly on marriage equality.

Morrissey congratulated Ireland on marriage equality... and then gave out to us
# Mozza
From The Daily Edge
# Mozza

Morrissey congratulated Ireland on marriage equality... and then gave out to us

May 26th 2015, 8:02 AM 8,836 Views 8 Comments

Oh.

Could a David Norris Day be on the cards?
# Thank You
# Thank You

Could a David Norris Day be on the cards?

May 24th 2015, 2:57 PM 23,052 Views 174 Comments

The Yes campaign thanked voters today for passing the same-sex marriage referendum.

This referendum will be remembered as a victory for equality, democracy and love
# Opinion
# Opinion

This referendum will be remembered as a victory for equality, democracy and love

May 24th 2015, 12:00 PM 199 Views 153 Comments

This historic vote has served as a catalyst for profound social change by prompting us to think beyond our narrow self-interests and helping us to overcome some of our deepest fears.

8 reasons why Ireland voted YES to same-sex marriage
# How The Ref Was Won
# How The Ref Was Won

8 reasons why Ireland voted YES to same-sex marriage

May 24th 2015, 7:30 AM 34,406 Views 121 Comments

It was a long, gruelling campaign that’s resulted in a historic decision by the Irish people.

What an extraordinary, historic and momentous day for Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

What an extraordinary, historic and momentous day for Ireland

May 23rd 2015, 7:00 PM 94 Views 66 Comments

Ireland’s decision to become the first country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage via a popular referendum shows just how much it has changed in recent years.

Senator Katherine Zappone just proposed to her partner on live TV
# I Do
From The Daily Edge
# I Do

Senator Katherine Zappone just proposed to her partner on live TV

May 23rd 2015, 3:24 PM 6,900 Views 5 Comments

And they’re not the only ones to get engaged today…

'I vote Yes': A kid slipped this adorable note into a ballot box in Dublin
# Just Say Yes
From The Daily Edge
# Just Say Yes

'I vote Yes': A kid slipped this adorable note into a ballot box in Dublin

May 23rd 2015, 11:45 AM 7,606 Views 3 Comments

Stick a fork in us. We’re done.

11 completely irresistible #PollingBoothPickUpLines
# Referendamn
From The Daily Edge
# Referendamn

11 completely irresistible #PollingBoothPickUpLines

May 22nd 2015, 3:43 PM 10,065 Views 1 Comment

Pure as driven snow, the lot of us.

An Irish dad just delivered the best line of the referendum on Aussie TV From The Daily Edge

An Irish dad just delivered the best line of the referendum on Aussie TV

May 22nd 2015, 3:06 PM 15,893 Views 3 Comments

He couldn’t resist the opportunity to make a dad joke. Couldn’t resist.

A Cork pub is giving No voters one less sausage in their breakfasts
# Breakfast Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Breakfast Equality

A Cork pub is giving No voters one less sausage in their breakfasts

May 22nd 2015, 2:23 PM 9,001 Views 9 Comments

Messers.

The #HomeToVote hashtag is getting everyone very emotional this morning
# Where The Heart Is
From The Daily Edge
# Where The Heart Is

The #HomeToVote hashtag is getting everyone very emotional this morning

May 22nd 2015, 7:59 AM 15,008 Views 12 Comments

Irish emigrants are returning from all across the globe to vote in today’s referendums.

It’s not scaremongering to look at the bioethical implications of the marriage referendum
# Opinion
# Opinion

It’s not scaremongering to look at the bioethical implications of the marriage referendum

May 21st 2015, 6:00 PM 357 Views 211 Comments

Both surrogacy and donor-conception require more, not less, ethical discussion before the Government’s plans in this area become formalised in law.

8 questions we have for the man with the oven glove
# Back To The Kitchen
From The Daily Edge
# Back To The Kitchen

8 questions we have for the man with the oven glove

May 21st 2015, 5:56 PM 7,805 Views 10 Comments

Can we have it?

I get annoyed when it is assumed that older people in rural Ireland will vote No
# Opinion
# Opinion

I get annoyed when it is assumed that older people in rural Ireland will vote No

May 21st 2015, 8:00 AM 395 Views 204 Comments

Former president of the Irish Countrywomen’s Association, Mamo McDonald, explains why she will be voting Yes tomorrow.

Roddy Doyle's latest short story about marriage equality is the most touching yet
# Sorry
From The Daily Edge
# Sorry

Roddy Doyle's latest short story about marriage equality is the most touching yet

May 19th 2015, 8:00 PM 4,407 Views 2 Comments

He’s done it again.

'The marriage referendum proposal could affect future laws relating to children'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'The marriage referendum proposal could affect future laws relating to children'

May 19th 2015, 7:30 PM 488 Views 211 Comments

Solicitor Eileen King writes about why a group of lawyers are advocating a No vote this Friday.

The Yes campaign's message went all around the world - here's how
# Marriage Ref
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Ref

The Yes campaign's message went all around the world - here's how

May 19th 2015, 10:29 AM 6,432 Views 0 Comments

From New York to Perth, and a lot of places in between.

Mysterious Father Ted 'Vote Yes' murals are appearing around Dublin
# Ted Says Yes
From The Daily Edge
# Ted Says Yes

Mysterious Father Ted 'Vote Yes' murals are appearing around Dublin

May 19th 2015, 10:20 AM 13,875 Views 3 Comments

Where are they coming from?