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Festival 2017 starts in less than 2 weeks, with tickets already selling strongly online, and at the IDGTF Box Office on O’Connell Street, opening next week. As we count down to May 1st, we take a look at a strong and varied programme of plays by or about women. These extraordinary stories should not be […]
Galway Community Pride will hold their AGM on Wednesday 22nd March at 8pm, in Teach Solais LGBT+ Resource Centre, Merchants Road, Galway. All Are Welcome! The recent very successful and very enjoyable Galway Community Pride Fundraiser at Club GASS in the Róisín Dubh, Dominick Street, in Galway’s West End, was packed to capacity. Well-known entertainer, Mr Pussy, aka […]
EILE Magazine would like to wish all our readers, contributors, and supporters, a Very Happy New Year 2017! May you and your loved ones have your best year yet!
ABC’s new comedy The Real O’Neals is a fresh take on a seemingly perfect family, whose lives take an unexpected turn when their son announces he’s gay (purportedly based on LGBT activist and author Dan Savage’s early life, and Savage also acts as Executive Producer on the show). Instead of ruining their family, the honesty […]
Traffic lights in Linz in Austria, which were put up to promote inclusion, and were funded by private donations, have now been taken down by a right-wing councillor, Markus Hein, who is a member of the Freedom Party (FPÖ). His party had also lodged a criminal complaint against the councillor who had organised the lights.
In India, New Delhi – born Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, has stated that ‘conservative’ and outdated laws against gay relationships should be re-examined by the Supreme Court. At the moment, the anti-gay laws mean that LGBT people can face imprisonment if having gay consensual sex, and discrimination, harassment and condemnation are all part of […]
The Cypriot parliament has voted in favour of the Civil Partnership Bill, meaning that same-sex couples in Cyprus will be legally recognised for the first time. The legislation, which has generated lots of debate nationally, will offer couples the same rights as civil marriage. However, joint adoption rights are not included as part of the […]