Ireland currently lacks any legislation to criminalise bias- or hate-motivated crime. This morning, following anti-Roma mobs assembling in Waterford at the weekend, junior minister Aodhán Ó Ríordáin announced plans to introduce hate crime laws in Ireland for the first time.
Outhouse Library, located on the first floor of Dublin’s LGBT community centre, Outhouse, was set to re-launch on Thursday, 23rd of October. The Library, one of the only solely dedicated public LGBT libraries in Ireland, has been re-vamped with all new stock, a new library system, and free membership for the LGBT community. Read all about it!