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Watch: Trailers – Final Season of Glee

For those of you who love the series, a new gay character, quarterback Spencer, played by Canadian Idol 2008 finalist, Marshall Williams, will be showing that it’s not a good idea to rib him about his sexuality. The first episode of Glee, season 6, airs in the US on January 9th 2015, in a two-hour […]

The need for a rethink of the Gender Recognition Bill?

The need for a rethink of the Gender Recognition Bill?

The sad case of Ohio transgender girl, Leelah Alcorn (17) has highlighted the need for a rethink in Ireland of the Gender Recognition Bill, in regard to 16 and 17 year-olds. Leelah was refused permission by her parents to transition on her 16th birthday, and wrote in her tumbler suicide note: “I feel like a girl […]

Don’t Miss: Dublin Bears New Year’s Eve Party!

Don’t Miss: Dublin Bears New Year’s Eve Party!

Watch: Mother & Trans Son Share Tender Moments in Q&A Session

Recently, we came across this touching video, where video blogger Skye Kergil sits down with his mother, Stephanie Tyler, for a special Q&A session. Skye & Stephanie sat down in front of the camera to answer questions submitted by Skye’s YouTube fans, as the young vlogger has over 61,000 subscribers. The questions, and answers, given […]

Event: New Year’s Eve at The Workman’s Club

Event: New Year’s Eve at The Workman’s Club

We asked our friends at the Workman’s Club in Dublin what was happening with them for EILE readers on New Year’s Eve, and this is what they said: “We’ve got all sorts happening for NYE this year at The Workman’s Club. Let us tell you aaaaall about it! If numbers are your thing then let […]

Watch: Treoir – All Families Matter

This video, from Treoir, is entitled “All Families Matter” and includes two gay dads, showing the diversity of family life in Ireland, and why it matters to have a wider definition of the word ‘family’ in the Consititution. Visit http://www.treoir.ie

Listen: EILE’s Year in Review – 2014

Listen: EILE’s Year in Review – 2014

Jenny Butler and Scott De Buitléir take a look back on a few highlights of the LGBT community in Ireland for 2014, including ‘Pantigate’, An Taoiseach Enda Kenny having drinks in Pantibar, the Garda Music Band performing at Dublin Pride, and other news stories. Recorded on Sunday, December 28.