In recent interviews, Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh has described how she was told by The Irish Sun that it was about to run a story on the fact that she is gay. Are we to infer that the paper was going to out Maria Walsh, regardless of her wishes?
What makes a person a lesbian or bi-woman? I read a few articles recently about how to know that you are a lesbian and I seriously disagree with them. Boys toys as a kid? Short hair as an adult? What a load of rubbish!
For Brooke Hemphill, a one-night stand led to 12 months of dating women, and a book charting her experience. If people were more open to sexual exploration would that lead to a more widespread understanding of different sexual preferences?
The Bishop of Galway has reportedly objected to Saint Vincent de Paul funding of an LGBT resource centre in Galway, based on “moral grounds.” I call on Martin Drennan to abide by his own articles of faith: if he must hate the sin, he should not hate the sinner
Pride is a funny, poignant film, telling the true story of a small group of queer activists in London in the ’80s, who put their ideas of solidarity into action in their support for striking miners in Thatcher’s Britain
A Gallup poll which aimed to assess the countries of the world and their attitude towards LGB people has ranked Ireland as number six. 75 percent of people agree that Ireland is welcoming and friendly towards gays and lesbians