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#Marriage equality

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'It took me 65-and-a-bit years to summon up the courage to talk about being gay'
# Referendum
# Referendum

'It took me 65-and-a-bit years to summon up the courage to talk about being gay'

Apr 25th 2015, 4:30 PM 26,999 Views 132 Comments

Pat Carey said he’d like to get married, but might have left it too late.

Dustin the Turkey had a chat with Bosco about marriage equality and it was utterly delightful
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

Dustin the Turkey had a chat with Bosco about marriage equality and it was utterly delightful

Apr 24th 2015, 4:58 PM 6,907 Views 1 Comment

“Story, Bosco? What’s up with me auld flower?”

If the Catholic church doesn't urgently signal a change in attitude, I fear for its future
# Opinion
# Opinion

If the Catholic church doesn't urgently signal a change in attitude, I fear for its future

Apr 23rd 2015, 8:00 AM 857 Views 134 Comments

Representative of the church must meaningfully alter responses toward women, LGBT people, and those in second relationships, writes Fr Tony Flannery.

Marriage referendum posters are technically allowed to say anything...
# Same-Sex
# Same-Sex

Marriage referendum posters are technically allowed to say anything...

Apr 21st 2015, 9:15 PM 26,818 Views 234 Comments

Do some cross a line?

This might be the most unfortunate typo of the whole marriage equality debate
# Amanda
From The Daily Edge
# Amanda

This might be the most unfortunate typo of the whole marriage equality debate

Apr 21st 2015, 2:35 PM 6,757 Views 4 Comments

Who’s Amanda?!

Hozier has recorded an impassioned message in support of marriage equality
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

Hozier has recorded an impassioned message in support of marriage equality

Apr 20th 2015, 4:35 PM 3,767 Views 1 Comment

The singer states that he believes the issue is a matter of “basic human rights”.

16 Irish celebrities who have pledged their support for same-sex marriage
# Marriage Equality
# Marriage Equality

16 Irish celebrities who have pledged their support for same-sex marriage

Apr 18th 2015, 7:15 PM 36,777 Views 252 Comments

Well-known Irish people have not been shy about getting involved.

My experience as a mother is why I’m fighting for a Yes vote
# Opinion
# Opinion

My experience as a mother is why I’m fighting for a Yes vote

Apr 18th 2015, 7:00 PM 150 Views 126 Comments

I have two children. For one of them a simple model of a happy life is currently unobtainable. Being gay, my son is denied a right his older sister takes for granted.

The Yes campaign excludes those with reservations about same sex marriage
# Opinion
# Opinion

The Yes campaign excludes those with reservations about same sex marriage

Apr 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 126 Views 245 Comments

The fact is that some voters have reservations about gay couples adopting children, therefore genuine engagement on this issue is needed.

I hope the next generation will know no such thing as 'gay marriage' – but just 'marriage'
# Opinion
# Opinion

I hope the next generation will know no such thing as 'gay marriage' – but just 'marriage'

Apr 17th 2015, 7:00 PM 432 Views 291 Comments

I want to live my life openly and freely and not to let me sexuality define me. I am not straight, I am not gay – I am a man.

No campaign says 'Yes' victory could see babies left 'deliberately motherless'
# Family Matters
# Family Matters

No campaign says 'Yes' victory could see babies left 'deliberately motherless'

Apr 17th 2015, 3:27 PM 26,410 Views 310 Comments

The No campaign for the same-sex marriage referendum was officially launched today and their message was crystal clear – it IS about children.

Irish people are sharing touching photos of their families in support of marriage equality
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

Irish people are sharing touching photos of their families in support of marriage equality

Apr 17th 2015, 1:45 PM 4,461 Views 1 Comment

#FamilyMatters will make your heart burst.

Rejoice! The vandalised Dublin marriage equality mural has been restored
# Marriage Ref
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Ref

Rejoice! The vandalised Dublin marriage equality mural has been restored

Apr 16th 2015, 7:29 PM 4,569 Views 1 Comment

It’s back and better than ever.

14 excellent marriage equality tattoos
# Marriageref
From The Daily Edge
# Marriageref

14 excellent marriage equality tattoos

Apr 16th 2015, 6:00 PM 6,776 Views 2 Comments

These are <3

James Reilly: 'It is a misleading, bogus approach and reminds me of the divorce referendum'
# Same-Sex
# Same-Sex

James Reilly: 'It is a misleading, bogus approach and reminds me of the divorce referendum'

Apr 16th 2015, 3:30 PM 13,562 Views 148 Comments

The Minister for Children has come out strongly against the No side in the same-sex marriage referendum.

This is what the Youth Defence website looks like today
# Ssmref
# Ssmref

This is what the Youth Defence website looks like today

Apr 16th 2015, 7:30 AM 35,066 Views 192 Comments

It displays a message that reads “Vote Yes”.

'Not a chance' schools will lose funding if they don't support same-sex marriage
# Red Herring
# Red Herring

'Not a chance' schools will lose funding if they don't support same-sex marriage

Apr 15th 2015, 10:26 PM 14,403 Views 235 Comments

It has been dismissed as a ‘red herring’.

Need to convince your family to vote Yes? Send them this
# Marriage Ref
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Ref

Need to convince your family to vote Yes? Send them this

Apr 15th 2015, 5:10 PM 4,851 Views 8 Comments

Brian Gleeson stars in this lovely clip supporting marriage equality.

This Dublin marriage equality mural was vandalised hours after being painted
# Yes To Love
From The Daily Edge
# Yes To Love

This Dublin marriage equality mural was vandalised hours after being painted

Apr 15th 2015, 10:30 AM 9,476 Views 9 Comments

This is why we can’t have nice things.

'Text people, Facebook people, use Twitter': Gerry Adams asks for a 'Yes' vote
# Referendum
# Referendum

'Text people, Facebook people, use Twitter': Gerry Adams asks for a 'Yes' vote

Apr 14th 2015, 12:30 PM 11,279 Views 118 Comments

The campaigning ahead of next month’s vote is in full swing.

Sinn Féin weighs into the same-sex marriage debate
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Sinn Féin weighs into the same-sex marriage debate

Apr 14th 2015, 9:00 AM 12,864 Views 113 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

A massive same-sex marriage mural appeared overnight in Dublin city
# Street Art
# Street Art

A massive same-sex marriage mural appeared overnight in Dublin city

Apr 11th 2015, 12:08 PM 73,225 Views 464 Comments

It was inspired by the painting Meeting on the Turret Stairs.

While you were sleeping, this massive marriage equality mural went up on George's Street
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

While you were sleeping, this massive marriage equality mural went up on George's Street

Apr 11th 2015, 10:40 AM 10,070 Views 4 Comments

Joe Caslin worked through the night to produce the piece.

A Cork choir has released a wonderful single for marriage equality
# Mar Ref
From The Daily Edge
# Mar Ref

A Cork choir has released a wonderful single for marriage equality

Apr 10th 2015, 4:28 PM 2,518 Views 13 Comments

And it’s really catchy.

Have you registered to vote in the marriage referendum? This handsome hipster clearly hasn't
# On The List
# On The List

Have you registered to vote in the marriage referendum? This handsome hipster clearly hasn't

Apr 10th 2015, 11:40 AM 21,989 Views 104 Comments

Make your voice heard.

A massive marriage equality mural is going up on George's St tonight
# Yes Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Yes Equality

A massive marriage equality mural is going up on George's St tonight

Apr 10th 2015, 10:15 AM 11,639 Views 1 Comment

Artist Joe Caslin has a big job ahead.

Poll: How will you vote in the same-sex marriage referendum?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How will you vote in the same-sex marriage referendum?

Apr 10th 2015, 9:37 AM 40,685 Views 691 Comments

Or will you vote at all?

16 Irish celebrities who have pledged their support for marriage equality
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

16 Irish celebrities who have pledged their support for marriage equality

Apr 9th 2015, 9:37 PM 10,960 Views 19 Comments

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This Irish granny had the perfect response to a Marriage Equality question
# Mar Ref
From The Daily Edge
# Mar Ref

This Irish granny had the perfect response to a Marriage Equality question

Apr 9th 2015, 4:45 PM 7,652 Views 1 Comment

“We have to vote for that? Why can’t they just bring it in?”

Irish emigrants are asking Ryanair to reduce fares so they can vote in the #MarRef
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

Irish emigrants are asking Ryanair to reduce fares so they can vote in the #MarRef

Apr 1st 2015, 3:30 PM 3,989 Views 6 Comments

“We think this represents a great opportunity for Ryanair to stand proudly on the right side of history.”

'Marriage equality bingo' is the genius game we've all been waiting for
# That's A Bingo
From The Daily Edge
# That's A Bingo

'Marriage equality bingo' is the genius game we've all been waiting for

Mar 23rd 2015, 4:00 PM 3,948 Views 9 Comments

*applause*

Watch this TD's heart-warming response when we asked if he'll marry his partner
# Marriage Referendum
# Marriage Referendum

Watch this TD's heart-warming response when we asked if he'll marry his partner

Mar 22nd 2015, 10:30 AM 24,262 Views 157 Comments

Jerry Buttimer will be hoping for a Yes vote on 22 May.

Irish people are having 'the chat' with their families about the marriage referendum and it's lovely
# Marriage Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Marriage Equality

Irish people are having 'the chat' with their families about the marriage referendum and it's lovely

Mar 18th 2015, 10:14 PM 5,138 Views 0 Comments

Inspired by the #RingYourGranny campaign.

Fidelma Healy Eames just dropped another clanger on Twitter
# Pc Gone Mad
From The Daily Edge
# Pc Gone Mad

Fidelma Healy Eames just dropped another clanger on Twitter

Mar 15th 2015, 11:39 AM 10,185 Views 7 Comments

Ah here.

Brian O'Driscoll tweeted his support of marriage equality and everyone is delighted
# In Bod We Trust
From The Daily Edge
# In Bod We Trust

Brian O'Driscoll tweeted his support of marriage equality and everyone is delighted

Mar 13th 2015, 12:05 PM 5,725 Views 12 Comments

<3

'I was devastated. I cried for weeks': Eamonn Coghlan reveals struggle with son's sexuality
# Marriage Referendum
# Marriage Referendum

'I was devastated. I cried for weeks': Eamonn Coghlan reveals struggle with son's sexuality

Mar 12th 2015, 8:00 PM 67,475 Views 136 Comments

The Fine Gael senator and former World Champion runner has given a passionate speech tonight.

Lovely Irish couple married for 50 years explain why they support marriage equality
# Vote With Us
From The Daily Edge
# Vote With Us

Lovely Irish couple married for 50 years explain why they support marriage equality

Mar 9th 2015, 11:03 AM 14,242 Views 9 Comments

Brighid and Paddy from Dundalk want you to vote yes in the referendum.

Dublin pub makes a statement with their wifi password
# Love Is Love
From The Daily Edge
# Love Is Love

Dublin pub makes a statement with their wifi password

Mar 2nd 2015, 2:30 PM 19,586 Views 2 Comments

Oscars strikes again.

As a practising Catholic, I didn't always support same sex marriage – but I do now
# Marriage Equality
# Marriage Equality

As a practising Catholic, I didn't always support same sex marriage – but I do now

Feb 28th 2015, 7:30 PM 334 Views 196 Comments

Two things happened that changed my mind…

Irishman in London launches campaign encouraging ex-pats to 'get the boat' to vote in referendum
# Get The Boat
From The Daily Edge
# Get The Boat

Irishman in London launches campaign encouraging ex-pats to 'get the boat' to vote in referendum

Feb 20th 2015, 1:14 PM 5,895 Views 15 Comments

What’s it all about?