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# marriage-ref - Monday 23 May, 2016

"There were so many special moments": This is the story of how Ireland voted Yes

A documentary will air on RTÉ 2 tonight.

# marriage-ref - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

'We were walking through the flats and it came up in conversation. My Dad asked if I was gay'

I got really really angry with my family when they said they wouldn’t be voting in the marriage referendum, writes Patrick Dempsey.

# marriage-ref - Thursday 28 January, 2016

BAI rejects complaints Ray D'Arcy was biased in marriage referendum coverage

One listener wasn’t happy the presenter said he had cried with pride when the vote was passed.

# marriage-ref - Monday 28 December, 2015

Here are the most talked about letters of 2015

From the desks of Enda Kenny, Taylor Swift and a teenager with two dads, to name a few.

# marriage-ref - Friday 23 October, 2015

Beloved Yes Equality campaigner dies in San Francisco RIP

Beloved Yes Equality campaigner dies in San Francisco

23-year-old Dean MacCearraín (McCarron), originally from Monaghan, died while visiting the area for his brother’s wedding.

# marriage-ref - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Ireland says 'I do': The Marriage Equality Bill will be published tomorrow

The government approved the legislation today.

# marriage-ref - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about a tragedy in Limerick, Right2Water and Seán FitzPatrick.

It's (finally) official: Marriage Equality is now enshrined in Irish law

President Higgins signed the Marriage Equality Bill into law this evening.

# marriage-ref - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Hopes that Ireland's marriage equality vote would spread worldwide have suffered a setback Voted Down Under This post contains videos

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

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

# marriage-ref - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

READ: Letters sent to the Taoiseach about same-sex marriage

Bible verses, high praise, ‘gay fever’, and ‘Enda Kelly.’

# marriage-ref - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Russian 'anti-gay fever' flag shares its inspiration with Irish No campaign

A Mammy, Daddy and their kids have been causing an awful stir this week.

# marriage-ref - Saturday 27 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge 17 times Ireland made you proud Pride

17 times Ireland made you proud

Happy Pride…!

# marriage-ref - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Pictures: Thousands pack streets to call for gay marriage in 'last bastion of discrimination'

Northern Ireland is now the only jurisdiction in the UK and Ireland not to allow same-sex marriage.

# marriage-ref - Thursday 11 June, 2015

# marriage-ref - Friday 5 June, 2015

"A thumping majority" - High Court rejects two legal challenges to the marriage referendum

Justice Nicholas Kearns said no substantive arguments were made.

# marriage-ref - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Belfast City Council votes in favour of same-sex marriage

The vote went 38 in favour, 13 against with two abstentions.

# marriage-ref - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Feeling of "bereavement" at gay marriage result - says leader of Ireland's Catholics

Eamon Martin was asked about that “defeat for humanity” remark from the Vatican this morning.

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

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

# marriage-ref - Monday 1 June, 2015

Where in the world is it hardest to be gay? (And what can Ireland do to help?)

We have an awful lot of work to do…

From The Daily Edge John Oliver brilliantly discussed Ireland's same-sex marriage vote last night Lucky Charms
'It's time, ma' - The marriage referendum gets the John Oliver treatment Last Week Tonight This post contains videos

'It's time, ma' - The marriage referendum gets the John Oliver treatment

And he doesn’t hold back on the Catholic Church.

Couples may yet be barred from signing their marriage licences in church

The Catholic Church in Ireland hasn’t decided yet if priests would continue to solemnise marriages.

# marriage-ref - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Did social media really turn 'No' votes to a 'Yes'?

Elections – like referendums – are determined by the undecided.

# marriage-ref - Saturday 30 May, 2015

# marriage-ref - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Twitter has a special place reserved for all those who came #HomeToVote

Globally significant hashtag’s are given special place in their HQ.

'Averil did us an amazing disservice and I feel like her inconvenient truth'

Dublin councillor Paul McAuliffe on why his emotions went from disappointment to deflation and then finally to anger on Monday.

# marriage-ref - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Irish Bishop says Yes result "increased the sum of human happiness"

“I think that you could hardly look at the celebrations in Dublin without in some way saying it had increased the sum of human happiness.”

Ireland's Yes vote is already causing earthquakes in Europe's Catholic heart

Just over half of Italian voters would support same-sex marriage, but there’s not even civil unions yet.

# marriage-ref - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Disaster for Fianna Fáil as prominent Yes Equality campaigner quits

Meanwhile, Senator Averil Power said she was “laughed at and made feel like an eejit” for suggesting colleagues campaign for a Yes vote.

"In that moment, looking 'gay' no longer felt like a negative thing. It no longer felt dangerous."

The swell of positivity towards the LGBT community is affecting all parts of my life, from how I feel walking down the street to the future I see for myself.

# marriage-ref - Monday 25 May, 2015

"Yes Kilkenny" referendum campaign denies it was a 'front' for Renua candidate

The campaign claimed to be “non-party”, but was run by Renua activists and endorsed Renua candidate Patrick McKee.

The first same-sex marriages could take place before the end of the summer

After Saturday’s party, when can we expect another one?

Bono preaching Pride: "On this very day, we have true equality in Ireland!" Take A Break This post contains videos

Bono preaching Pride: "On this very day, we have true equality in Ireland!"

The U2 frontman doing what he does best.

90% of young Yes voters went to Catholic Schools - Diarmuid Martin

“The Church needs to ask itself when this cultural revolution began,” the Archbishop told Vatican Insider.

'Ireland is sending a real signal to other countries that change is possible'

Ireland has hit the headlines around the world after voting in favour of same-sex marriage.

# marriage-ref - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge People are defending Roscommon/South Leitrim after yesterday's No result C'mon The Rossies

People are defending Roscommon/South Leitrim after yesterday's No result

Leave Roscommon/South Leitrim alone!

Turns out no one wants a 21-year-old president No Country For Young Men This post contains videos

Turns out no one wants a 21-year-old president

Spare a thought for Niall Horan.

The world was watching Ireland yesterday - here's what they said

Ireland voted Yes, the world reacted.

# marriage-ref - Saturday 23 May, 2015

All the colours of the rainbow: The day Ireland made history In Pics This post contains images
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