Opinion

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.

Out Now! EILE Magazine March 2017 Edition – FREE!

Out Now! EILE Magazine March 2017 Edition – FREE!

Welcome to the March issue of EILE Magazine! We have a jam-packed EILE issue for you this month. Our musical guests for March are LA based band, Sleeplust, Irish singer/songwriter Elaine May, Portugal The Man, Charli XCX, trans-fronted band Stunt Lover, and Paul Middleton, who has just released a new single, Hanging In There. Brian Rochford […]

Conservative America: Small Cities Stand Up For LGBT Rights

Conservative America: Small Cities Stand Up For LGBT Rights

When Mike Lujano and George Lenz hoisted a rainbow flag outside their business in a Victorian brownstone on Market Street two decades ago, they found that few neighbo[u]rs in socially conservative Wheeling, West Virginia, knew it was a symbol of gay pride, writes Letitia Stein of Reuters. The married owners of Edna’s hair salon, in […]

Notice: Galway Pride Festival & Facebook Page

Notice: Galway Pride Festival & Facebook Page

It has come to our attention that information on Galway Pride Festival 2017, which we featured on EILE Magazine’s daily site at eile.ie, on 9th February last, may not have come from the official Galway Pride committee. The rightful ownership of the Galway Pride Facebook page also appears to be in contention. On foot of the above, […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine January 2017 Edition – Free!

Out Now! EILE Magazine January 2017 Edition – Free!

Welcome to the first issue of EILE Magazine for 2017! In our January issue, our music section features pop/rock singer-songwriter, Spencer Anthony, and alt/rock duo, Primal Static. We feature a tribute to George Michael, from Scott De Buitléir, remembering that he gave courage to so many LGBT people, apart from his wonderful music, and Scott also writes a […]

To Advance LGBT Rights, Companies Must Think “Glocally”

To Advance LGBT Rights, Companies Must Think “Glocally”

When the Mail on Sunday outed Lord Browne ten years ago, he was forced to step down from BP in a matter of days. Yet when Tim Cook proactively decided to come out in a Businessweek interview in 2014, the global corporate community applauded. The words used on both occasions couldn’t have been more different: […]

Editor’s Letter: 2017 and Our Challenges Ahead

Editor’s Letter: 2017 and Our Challenges Ahead

Scott De Buitléir takes stock of the trials and tribulations of 2016, as we prepare ourselves for a new year.