Politics

Opinion: A View Of Recent Events At Home And Abroad

Opinion: A View Of Recent Events At Home And Abroad

Brian Ward gives his opinion on the rise of conservative politics after recent terror attacks, and the conservative policies of first gay upcoming Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar I have avoided commenting on recent events, more because I have found it hard to articulate the horror that has befallen the poor people of Manchester and London. What […]

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.

‘The Journey’ With Colm Meaney As Martin McGuinness, In Irish Cinemas May 5th

‘The Journey’ With Colm Meaney As Martin McGuinness, In Irish Cinemas May 5th

The Journey, starring Colm Meaney as Martin McGuinness, Timothy Spall as Ian Paisley, directed by Nick Hamm, and written by Colin Bateman, will open in Irish cinemas on May 5th 2017.  Colm Meaney has been nominated for an IFTA award for his performance in the film. The awards take place today, Saturday, April 8th. The […]

Openly Gay LGBT Activist Intends To Run In Nigerian Elections

Openly Gay LGBT Activist Intends To Run In Nigerian Elections

An openly gay activist, Bisi Alimi, says he intends to put himself forward for Nigeria’s elections in 2019, and has received death threaths since saying so. Tweeting on November 19th last that he was going to “throw his hat” into the political ring, he said: “After much thinking for over 2yrs, I have decided to […]

US: Kaine Headlines HRC Event While Trump and Pence Court Anti-LGBT Group

US: Kaine Headlines HRC Event While Trump and Pence Court Anti-LGBT Group

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has criticised the Trump-Pence campaign for courting anti-LGBTQ activists at the so-called ‘Values Voter Summit’ in Washington, D.C. In a marked contrast, the same weekend that Trump and Pence addressed the gathering of the nation’s top anti-LGBTQ extremists, Democratic Vice Presidential Candidate Tim Kaine spoke out for equality at the 20th […]

Out Now! – EILE Magazine August 2016 Edition – FREE!

Out Now! – EILE Magazine August 2016 Edition – FREE!

In our monthly edition of EILE Magazine for August, we have a great packed issue, with music from Beautiful Machines, Heiress to Atlas, J GRGRY and Aaron Paul. We have fashion with Mark Anthony, and Bear World Magazine‘s first Fashion Week for bigger men, while Lisa Reynolds reviews Malcolm McLaren.  We also feature a new […]

US: Trump Chooses Gov Mike Pence, Both With Anti-LGBT Records

US: Trump Chooses Gov Mike Pence, Both With Anti-LGBT Records

According to US news reports and senior Republicans, Donald Trump has chosen the notoriously anti-LGBTQ Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his vice-presidential running mate. Mr Pence is also known for opposing Obama’s healthcare law. In anticipation of Trump choosing Pence, the Human Rights Campaign in America yesterday released a memo revisiting Governor Pence’s disastrous record.