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Marriage Equality In Germany 'Not A Goal' For Angela Merkel

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.27.2015 | World

WASHINGTON -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel has no plans to push for the legalization of same-sex marriage, despite the overwhelming support of a ma...

Joe Biden Praises Ireland For Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.27.2015 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden praised Ireland for its historic vote legalizing marriage equality, saying on Wednesday that the country took a "courageous s...

Westboro Baptist Church Tries To Diss Ireland's Gay Marriage Vote, Misses By One Continent

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 05.28.2015 | Religion

The Westboro Baptist Church tried and failed to diss Ireland after the nation legalized same-sex marriage by popular vote. The hate group posted i...

Irish Polls Flooded With Yes Votes In Gay Marriage Vote

Reuters | Posted 05.22.2015 | Gay Voices

* Ireland would be first to adopt gay marriage by referendum * Polls indicate 'Yes' campaign win, turnout strong * http:...

Irish Bishop On Gay Marriage: Don't Vote No 'For Bigoted Reasons'

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.10.2015 | Religion

The people of Ireland made their way to the polls on Friday May 22 to vote on legalizing gay marriage, and one of the Catholic country's bishops had a...

Ireland Set To Make History With Gay Marriage Vote

AP | Posted 05.22.2015 | World

DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland's voters were deciding Friday whether to legalize gay marriage in this once-staunchly Catholic land in what the government's e...

Ireland Set For An Earthquake With Gay Marriage Vote

AP | By SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 05.22.2015 | World

DUBLIN (AP) — Gays in Ireland often have faced a stark choice between leading secret lives or emigrating to more liberal lands. This week, the Irish...

This Irish Castle Just Became A Billboard For Marriage Equality

The Huffington Post | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 05.27.2015 | Gay Voices

Just last month, a breathtaking pro-gay marriage mural popped up on the side of a building in Dublin, Ireland. Now, another massive mural from the sam...

Company Turns Anti-Gay Pamphlets Into Confetti For Same-Sex Weddings

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.09.2015 | Good News

Love is in the air, it's made from "recycled lies," and that's a good thing. Ahead of Ireland's gay marriage referendum in May, an Irish paper comp...

When It Comes To Gay Marriage, This Adorable 5-Year-Old Knows Exactly What's Up

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 03.20.2015 | Gay Voices

Video footage of an adorable 5-year-old's outspoken support for same-sex marriage is making the blogosphere rounds. As she twirls in a "Frozen" dr...

WATCH: Colin Farrell Takes Major Pro-Gay Stand

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.20.2015 | Gay Voices

We love Colin Farrell! The A-lister recently sat down with Irish TV network RTE to discuss his support for a referendum that would legalize marriag...

Are You Ready For The 'ARMAGAYDDON'?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.21.2014 | Gay Voices

Are you ready for the "ARMAGAYDDON"? This is a question asked by Irish activist group LGBT Noise, who are comedically aiming to raise awareness sur...

Ireland's Gay Marriage Referendum: Just a Little Further to Go?

Scott De Buitléir | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Scott De Buitléir

Civil rights groups welcomed the Irish government's decision to call for a referendum on equal marriage for 2015. In another positive move, Taoiseach (Prime Minister) Enda Kenny finally came out -- so to speak -- in favor of gay marriage, ending his years of ambiguity on the issue.

Does Gay Marriage Have A Fighting Chance In This Country?

Agence France Presse | | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

Ireland will stage a referendum on same-sex marriage in 2015, officials said Tuesday, in a move already proving divisive in the historically Catholic ...

The Role Marriage Inequality Plays In Anti-Gay Bullying

Robyn Harper | Posted 07.31.2012 | Gay Voices
Robyn Harper

We need to look at the wider picture. We need to consider the fact that the law treats citizens differently. The law perceives some of us differently. The bullies aren't blind. Whose lead are they following?