EILE Magazine

International donors ‘stand with’ LGBT+ Ugandans

International donors ‘stand with’ LGBT+ Ugandans

Major donors of aid to Uganda including the United States and the European Union said on Friday they were closely examining a plan by the east African nation to introduce the death penalty for gay sex. Seven months after Brunei sparked international outcry over plans to impose the death penalty for gay sex, Uganda on […]

US: Biden would withhold foreign aid for LGBT+ discrimination

US: Biden would withhold foreign aid for LGBT+ discrimination

(Reuters) – Former US Vice President, Joe Biden, said on Thursday he would withhold foreign aid from countries that persecute LGBT people, as he joined eight other Democratic presidential candidates at a forum on LGBTQ issues. The televised Los Angeles event was the second major presidential forum dedicated to LGBTQ issues during the Democratic nominating […]

Interview: Dame Stuffy, Queen of Ballymun

Interview: Dame Stuffy, Queen of Ballymun

Frances Winston interviews the Queen of Ballymun, Dame Stuffy, ahead of her drag-show, C’Mere ‘Till I Tell Ya, coming up in Liberty Hall Theatre, Dublin, on 29th November. Thanks in no small part to RuPaul and a little TV show, drag has never been more mainstream and popular. But long before those lip syncing queens […]

Film Review & Trailer: Gemini Man

Film Review & Trailer: Gemini Man

Frances Winston reviews Gemini Man, where Will Smith plays opposite himself as a younger man Directed by: Ang Lee- Starring: Will Smith, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Clive Owen, Benedict Wong This film has seemingly been 20 years in the making, and has gone through numerous rewrites, potential stars, and directors, before falling into the hands of […]

US: Nine Democratic presidential hopefuls at LGBTQ forum

US: Nine Democratic presidential hopefuls at LGBTQ forum

(Reuters) – Nine US Democratic presidential candidates [appeared] at a televised town hall on Thursday focused on LGBT rights, though top contender, Bernie Sanders, [missed] the event as he recovers from a heart attack. The Los Angeles event is the second major presidential forum dedicated to LGBTQ issues during the Democratic nominating campaign, following an […]

Film Review & Trailer: Abominable

Film Review & Trailer: Abominable

Frances Winston reviews this latest animation from the Dreamworks team Directed by: Jill Culton – Starring the voices of: Chloe Bennet, Albert Tsai, Tenzing Norgay Trainor, Eddie Izzard, Sarah Paulson, Tsai Chin, Michelle Wong It’s not every day you meet a young Yeti on the roof of your apartment building, but that’s just what happens […]

Club GASS – Saturday 19th October!

Club GASS – Saturday 19th October!

Another great Club GASS night coming up in Galway! With all your favourites to entertain you on the night. Your hostess with the mostest is the lovely Miss Kiki St Clair, and her gaggle of Galway girls are right behind her, with that doyenne of disc-ness, DJ Ruth spinning the discs and pushing the buttons. […]