Scott De Buitléir
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 […]
Scott De Buitléir can see why the world is in awe of a gay Taoiseach, but the Irish aren’t.
Scott De Buitléir comments on the latest crisis to hit the LGBT community, to which everyone should be vocally protesting.
Scott De Buitléir, writes about an apt moment to learn of the passing of the iconic singer
Scott De Buitléir: The Pulse shootings in Orlando are now America’s biggest homophobic attack, but we can’t allow that to intimidate 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 […]
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, […]
EILE’s Founder, Scott De Buitléir, writes on what has been a historic five years for Irish politics Regardless of which way you voted last Friday (or not at all, as you might’ve chosen) credit needs to be given to the last government for how LGBT rights in Ireland have progressed during the five years of […]
A PhD candidate at Trinity College, Dublin, is hoping that Irish females over 18, who have experienced domestic violence by a same-sex partner, will take part in a research project. The research is part of a PhD degree based at the School of Social Work & Social Policy, Trinity College Dublin. If you would like […]
Scott De Buitléir, EILE’s Founder & Editor-at-Large, writes to take stock of what was an iconic year for the Irish LGBT community. The Christmas holidays are a time when people come home, whether from near or far, and spend some quality time with their friends, family and loved ones. We love it so much, not […]