There are countless articles discussing the ‘topical issues’ of marriage equality and LGBT rights — but above all, these are human issues. In the second in our series featuring some of the LBT* women of Ireland, Tipperary-based Lisa shares her story, positive experiences and advice.
Olivia O’Leary’s latest excellent column for RTÉ Radio 1’s Drivetime on the marriage referendum has been doing the rounds since it was broadcast three days ago. In it, based on her experiences of Irish politics and voting habits when it comes to civil rights and ‘social issues,’ she sums up her concerns. And she’s afraid. Very afraid.