Scott De Buitléir

Opinion: The DUP May Bring LGBT Equality, Whether They Like It Or Not

Opinion: The DUP May Bring LGBT Equality, Whether They Like It Or Not

Scott De Buitléir writes from an England that is trying to re-aquaint itself with the Democratic Unionist Party, and sees that now could be a turning point for LGBT rights in Northern Ireland. Never let it be said that British politics is dull; if anything, recent events have given playwrights and screenwriters a plethora of […]

Opinion: We Need To Talk About Leo

Opinion: We Need To Talk About Leo

Scott De Buitléir can see why the world is in awe of a gay Taoiseach, but the Irish aren’t.

Opinion: We Cannot Be Silent Over Chechen LGBT Killings

Opinion: We Cannot Be Silent Over Chechen LGBT Killings

Scott De Buitléir comments on the latest crisis to hit the LGBT community, to which everyone should be vocally protesting.

On the Death of the King: A George Michael Obituary

On the Death of the King: A George Michael Obituary

Scott De Buitléir, writes about an apt moment to learn of the passing of the iconic singer

Comment: We Cannot Allow the Orlando Shootings to Defeat Equality

Comment: We Cannot Allow the Orlando Shootings to Defeat Equality

Scott De Buitléir: The Pulse shootings in Orlando are now America’s biggest homophobic attack, but we can’t allow that to intimidate us.

GLEN expresses solidarity with LGBT communities in the US

GLEN expresses solidarity with LGBT communities in the US

Responding to the violent attack on the LGBT community in Orlando, Florida which has claimed the lives of 50 people and injured at least 53 others, Kieran Rose and Margot Slattery, the co-chairs of GLEN (Gay and Lesbian Equality Network) issued the following statement: “We offer our deepest condolences to the families, loved ones and […]

Mary McAleese to Launch “Groundbreaking” Irish LGBTI Mental Health Report

Mary McAleese to Launch “Groundbreaking” Irish LGBTI Mental Health Report

The LGBTIreland Report details the findings of a national study of the mental health and well-being of 2,264 LGBTI people in Ireland. Last year’s marriage referendum indicated the progress that has been made in Ireland over the last number of years for LGBTI people. This report shows that many LGBTI people, aged 26 and above, […]