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US:  Art AIDS America Chicago – Dec 1st 2016 To April 2nd 2017

US: Art AIDS America Chicago – Dec 1st 2016 To April 2nd 2017

Art AIDS America Chicago, an art exhibition underscoring the presence of HIV in American art, will take place from December 1, 2016 to April 2, 2017, at theAlphawood Gallery | 2401 North Halsted Street | Chicago, Illinois 60614 | Admission is Free, but Timed Tickets are Required This groundbreaking exhibition underscores the deep and unforgettable […]

PrEP Finally Approved By European Commission For All 28 States

PrEP Finally Approved By European Commission For All 28 States

The European Commission announced the approval of Truvada as PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV) in all 28 EU member states, last week (Monday 22nd). Experts believe that it will be available on the pharmaceutical market within the next 6 months. Already now PrEP plays an important role, along with other measures, in HIV prevention.

Galway Pride Festival EGM Update: EGM Location Confirmed

Galway Pride Festival EGM Update: EGM Location Confirmed

The Galway Pride Festival committee are hosting an EGM this Thursday, September 1st at 8pm. It will take place at the D’Arcy Thompson Theatre on the NUIG grounds. See the Galway Pride Festival Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/galwaypridefest/ All of the  LGBT+ community are invited to attend.

Australia: Greens To Vote Against Plebiscite On Marriage Equality

Australia: Greens To Vote Against Plebiscite On Marriage Equality

The Australian Greens have resolved to vote against any legislation enabling a plebiscite on marriage equality. “No matter what the enabling legislation for a plebiscite looks like, the Greens will vote against it. We should never put questions of human rights to an opinion poll,” said Greens Leader Richard Di Natale. “The easiest, simplest, quickest, […]

Review: War Dogs

Review: War Dogs

Frances Winston found War Dogs to be a thrilling film that will give you a few giggles, but is not too taxing, even though based on a true story Directed by: Todd Phillips – Starring: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Ana de Armas, Bradley Cooper In one of those ‘you couldn’t make it up’ scenarios, War […]

Film Review: The Purge – Election Year

Film Review: The Purge – Election Year

Frances Winston feels that this movie should appeal to fans, but it is not for the squeamish. Directed by: James DeMonaco – Starring: Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell, Mykelti Williamson, Betty Gabriel, Terry Serpico, Raymond J. Barry, Edwin Hodge I must confess to really enjoying the original The Purge, but I wasn’t as enamoured with the […]

Listen: Kate Brown – Cartwheel

Listen: Kate Brown – Cartwheel

Folk/country/rock singer-songwriter, Kate Brown, one of EILE‘s favourite artists, who featured in our monthly edition of EILE Magazine for February 2016, is our choice for our Sunday music slot this week with her brand new single Cartwheel, from her EP, Water From Ashes. Kate hails from Mt Pleasant, Iowa, but now calls South Pasadena home, […]