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#Panti

# panti - Monday 2 July, 2018

The Irish Fairy Door Co provided Pantibar with a tiny fairy door in response to Friday's brick incident
# The Fairies
From The Daily Edge
# The Fairies

The Irish Fairy Door Co provided Pantibar with a tiny fairy door in response to Friday's brick incident

Jul 2nd 2018, 6:47 PM 6,963 Views 0 Comments

Píteoga galore.

# panti - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Complaints made to RTÉ about Panti Bliss trailer before Six Nations rugby and the Angelus
# Queen Of Ireland
# Queen Of Ireland

Complaints made to RTÉ about Panti Bliss trailer before Six Nations rugby and the Angelus

Nov 29th 2017, 6:01 AM 45,424 Views 55 Comments

Both complaints were rejected by the BAI.

# panti - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case
# Capel Street
# Capel Street

Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case

Oct 6th 2016, 12:50 PM 19,771 Views 216 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for the sign citing “cultural significance”.

# panti - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Panti to "fight tooth and acrylic nail" to save LED Pantibar sign
# Panti Barred
# Panti Barred

Panti to "fight tooth and acrylic nail" to save LED Pantibar sign

May 18th 2016, 6:00 PM 51,113 Views 178 Comments

The backlit sign has fallen foul of planning rules.

# panti - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Panti Bliss has been picked by Time Magazine for their worldwide Top 100 Poll
# Queen Of Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Queen Of Ireland

Panti Bliss has been picked by Time Magazine for their worldwide Top 100 Poll

Mar 24th 2016, 4:30 PM 37,799 Views 64 Comments

She’s currently sitting just ahead of Mark Zuckerberg.

# panti - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Panti Bliss will deliver a 'Queen of Ireland's Christmas Message' on TV3 this year
# Panti
From The Daily Edge
# Panti

Panti Bliss will deliver a 'Queen of Ireland's Christmas Message' on TV3 this year

Dec 2nd 2015, 2:10 PM 4,503 Views 15 Comments

The true queen shall address her nation.

# panti - Sunday 25 October, 2015

13 reasons we are definitely NOT 'sick of Panti'
# Panti Bliss
From The Daily Edge
# Panti Bliss

13 reasons we are definitely NOT 'sick of Panti'

Oct 25th 2015, 1:55 PM 8,437 Views 15 Comments

Take a seat.

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 15,780 Views 117 Comments

Rory O’Neill doesn’t think so.

# panti - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Panti's story of activism and giving laughs to the usual queer crowd will make you proud
# The Queen Of Ireland
# The Queen Of Ireland

Panti's story of activism and giving laughs to the usual queer crowd will make you proud

Oct 21st 2015, 6:02 AM 13,127 Views 142 Comments

A new documentary looks at Panti Bliss and the story of marriage equality in Ireland.

# panti - Monday 24 August, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Aug 24th 2015, 10:40 PM 18,278 Views 0 Comments

The homeless crisis, Kevin McGuigan’s murder and suicides linked to the Ashley Madison hack had people talking.

Panti defends 'gorgeous' sign amid complaints
# Not Neon
# Not Neon

Panti defends 'gorgeous' sign amid complaints

Aug 24th 2015, 5:01 PM 40,289 Views 114 Comments

“It’s a beautiful landmark for an often overlooked street.”

# panti - Monday 1 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 1st 2015, 10:00 PM 64,679 Views 116 Comments

We have an awful lot of work to do…

# panti - Saturday 23 May, 2015

"Are you going to send me all the way around in these heels" - Panti's (very) eventful arrival
# Storming The Castle
# Storming The Castle

"Are you going to send me all the way around in these heels" - Panti's (very) eventful arrival

May 23rd 2015, 3:50 PM 33,612 Views 109 Comments

TheJournal.ie just joined Panti on a triumphant walk through Dublin city centre.

# panti - Monday 20 April, 2015

Panti has a message for Breda O'Brien
# I'm In
# I'm In

Panti has a message for Breda O'Brien

Apr 20th 2015, 10:50 PM 39,097 Views 250 Comments

O’Brien said she’d like to face Panti in a public debate.

# panti - Monday 2 March, 2015

'What mother wouldn't want this for her children?': New video campaign urges Yes vote
# Marriage Ref
# Marriage Ref

'What mother wouldn't want this for her children?': New video campaign urges Yes vote

Mar 2nd 2015, 3:15 PM 9,349 Views 133 Comments

The Yes side has launched a new website urging people to contribute video messages.

# panti - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Opinion: Hold hands or hide? I'm going to stop adjusting my life to suit everyone else
# I Wanna Hold Your Hand
# I Wanna Hold Your Hand

Opinion: Hold hands or hide? I'm going to stop adjusting my life to suit everyone else

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:00 AM 3,619 Views 101 Comments

I am fed up with being worried about other people’s reactions. My new year’s resolution is to hold my boyfriend’s hand when we walk down the street.

# panti - Sunday 18 January, 2015

'Have you ever been to Pantibar?' -  Enda Kenny slags Leo Varadkar about getting there first
# Coming Out
From The Daily Edge
# Coming Out

'Have you ever been to Pantibar?' - Enda Kenny slags Leo Varadkar about getting there first

Jan 18th 2015, 11:04 AM 43,334 Views 69 Comments

Minister Varadkar is the first government minister to publicly announce that he is gay.

# panti - Friday 9 January, 2015

Panti's Tedx talk: 'I'm 45 and I've never got to hold hands in public without first considering the risk'
# All The Little Things
# All The Little Things

Panti's Tedx talk: 'I'm 45 and I've never got to hold hands in public without first considering the risk'

Jan 9th 2015, 11:21 AM 22,287 Views 270 Comments

The talk received a standing ovation from the crowd.

# panti - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Opinion: The Taoiseach visiting Pantibar shows we will no longer be hidden away
# A Thousand Words
# A Thousand Words

Opinion: The Taoiseach visiting Pantibar shows we will no longer be hidden away

Dec 4th 2014, 8:00 PM 54 Views 103 Comments

The image of the head of government in a gay bar – once an utterly unimaginable event – sends a powerful signal to all of society about the status of LGBT people in our society.

# panti - Monday 24 November, 2014

The man behind the 'Spar Guy' Facebook status has spoken out
# Spar Guy
# Spar Guy

The man behind the 'Spar Guy' Facebook status has spoken out

Nov 24th 2014, 7:25 PM 62,887 Views 144 Comments

He said the post was never meant to be seen by the public.

# panti - Sunday 26 October, 2014

"The country needed to have that conversation" - Panti returns to the Saturday Night Show
# Pantigate
From The Daily Edge
# Pantigate

"The country needed to have that conversation" - Panti returns to the Saturday Night Show

Oct 26th 2014, 11:03 AM 29,017 Views 73 Comments

Panti, aka Rory O’Neill, was back with Brendan last night.

# panti - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Panti Bliss was celebrated by Graham Norton and Jonathan Ross last night
# Pantigate
From The Daily Edge
# Pantigate

Panti Bliss was celebrated by Graham Norton and Jonathan Ross last night

Oct 14th 2014, 10:53 AM 3,709 Views 2 Comments

Among other people. She won an award for her anti-homophobia activism during Pantigate.

# panti - Sunday 14 September, 2014

In Your Words: Being a gay teacher in Ireland
# Over To You
# Over To You

In Your Words: Being a gay teacher in Ireland

Sep 14th 2014, 10:15 AM 81,946 Views 223 Comments

Experiencing homophobia in all forms, while being in fear of their work, job and career. These five teachers tell their stories…

# panti - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

"They picked the wrong drag queen": The power of Panti's call
# Crowdfunding
# Crowdfunding

"They picked the wrong drag queen": The power of Panti's call

Sep 2nd 2014, 10:34 AM 14,817 Views 57 Comments

New trailer from The Queen of Ireland doc shows how Rory O’Neill as Panti “spoke the truth above the heads of the political classes, straight to the people of Ireland”.

# panti - Friday 1 August, 2014

Would you like to help fund a documentary about Panti Bliss?
# The Queen Of Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# The Queen Of Ireland

Would you like to help fund a documentary about Panti Bliss?

Aug 1st 2014, 4:48 PM 1,801 Views 3 Comments

Here’s how you can.

# panti - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Panti: "As someone who is HIV positive, I would encourage everybody to get tested"
# Get Tested
# Get Tested

Panti: "As someone who is HIV positive, I would encourage everybody to get tested"

Jun 4th 2014, 10:23 AM 25,478 Views 121 Comments

A study has found that the vast majority of gay men see the risk of contracting HIV as unlikely, even as diagnosis rates have increased.

# panti - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Complaints about RTÉ's Panti apology have been rejected by the BAI
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Complaints about RTÉ's Panti apology have been rejected by the BAI

May 7th 2014, 4:04 PM 12,965 Views 27 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said that making an apology was an editorial decision and not one for them to decide upon.

# panti - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Here's why John Waters is 'trending' in Ireland today
# Pantigate
From The Daily Edge
# Pantigate

Here's why John Waters is 'trending' in Ireland today

Apr 13th 2014, 12:14 PM 20,000 Views 30 Comments

An interview in today’s Sunday Independent has generated much debate.

# panti - Monday 3 March, 2014

"No biggie": Rory O'Neill honoured at New York ceremony
# Bliss In NYC
# Bliss In NYC

"No biggie": Rory O'Neill honoured at New York ceremony

Mar 3rd 2014, 4:57 PM 19,526 Views 99 Comments

Earlier, his alter-ego Panti made an appearance at the St Pat’s For All parade in Queens.

# panti - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Drumroll, please... The Grand Marshall of the Paddy's Day parade is...
# Dublin
# Dublin

Drumroll, please... The Grand Marshall of the Paddy's Day parade is...

Feb 27th 2014, 12:30 PM 25,485 Views 59 Comments

He’s certainly an able spokes-man.*

# panti - Sunday 23 February, 2014

In Your Words: Being a gay teenager in Ireland
# Over To You
# Over To You

In Your Words: Being a gay teenager in Ireland

Feb 23rd 2014, 8:30 PM 36,624 Views 180 Comments

Homophobia can be expressed overtly – but it can also be casual, insidious and suffocating. Here, six teenagers tell their stories.

# panti - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Panti's inspiring speech about oppression is now a charity single
# Noble Cause
From The Daily Edge
# Noble Cause

Panti's inspiring speech about oppression is now a charity single

Feb 18th 2014, 3:35 PM 2,024 Views 2 Comments

A music video for the remix of Panti’s Noble Call was uploaded to YouTube over the weekend.

# panti - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Panti: I'm expecting an apology from RTE
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

Panti: I'm expecting an apology from RTE

Feb 9th 2014, 11:32 AM 38,698 Views 287 Comments

Rory O’Neill – aka Panti – also revealed that more than one political party has approached him about running.

Damien Kiberd: RTÉ thinks it played safe on Pantigate - I beg to differ
# Opinion
# Opinion

Damien Kiberd: RTÉ thinks it played safe on Pantigate - I beg to differ

Feb 9th 2014, 8:30 AM 126 Views 117 Comments

RTÉ would do well to remember the story of Jurgen Klinsmann’s dive in the 1990 World Cup and the effect that had on schoolboy footballers for years to come.

# panti - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Praise for Panti as SF told: ‘Sectarianism is no different to racism, sexism or homophobia’
# Sinn Féin Ard Fheis
# Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

Praise for Panti as SF told: ‘Sectarianism is no different to racism, sexism or homophobia’

Feb 8th 2014, 1:05 PM 12,642 Views 94 Comments

The recent homophobia controversy, the peace process, and the economy were all discussed at the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis in Wexford today.

# panti - Friday 7 February, 2014

RTÉ stands by its account of Panti events, says Waters’ apology was ‘unacceptable’
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

RTÉ stands by its account of Panti events, says Waters’ apology was ‘unacceptable’

Feb 7th 2014, 10:50 PM 67,492 Views 364 Comments

Solicitor Kevin Brophy claimed RTÉ’s version was “grossly misleading”, adding that Waters proposed the charitable donation.

WATCH: Panti's Noble Call discussed on BBC news
# Noble Sprawl
From The Daily Edge
# Noble Sprawl

WATCH: Panti's Noble Call discussed on BBC news

Feb 7th 2014, 7:26 AM 5,780 Views 2 Comments

Pantigate continues to spread across the world.

# panti - Thursday 6 February, 2014

‘Where there is homophobia, it must be challenged’ – Dáil debates Pantigate
# Pantigate
# Pantigate

‘Where there is homophobia, it must be challenged’ – Dáil debates Pantigate

Feb 6th 2014, 10:54 PM 18,128 Views 0 Comments

TDs from across the house questioned RTÉ’s handling of the affair, but Pat Rabbitte says he won’t interfere.

‘Beaten, spat, chased, harassed and mocked’: TDs open-up about homophobic abuse
# Dáil
# Dáil

‘Beaten, spat, chased, harassed and mocked’: TDs open-up about homophobic abuse

Feb 6th 2014, 10:51 PM 28,465 Views 0 Comments

Two of the Dáil’s openly gay TDs spoke passionately about their experiences of homophobic abuse as deputies debated the Panti Bliss controversy this evening.

Column: Social media and the Streisand Effect – who dictates popular discourse today?
# New Voices
# New Voices

Column: Social media and the Streisand Effect – who dictates popular discourse today?

Feb 6th 2014, 12:45 PM 106 Views 94 Comments

Guess what? Traditional media no longer gets to dictate we can (or should) care about – as Panti Bliss, Pussy Riot and a host of other activists and individuals have proved, writes Lisa McInerney.

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