Tag Archive | Irish Politics

‘Queer Greens’ Launched at Green Party Convention

‘Queer Greens’ Launched at Green Party Convention

Stephen Spillane writes on the launch of LGBT+ group, Queer Greens, at the Green Party Convention in Dublin The 2019 Green Party Convention took place on July 13th and 14th at the Law Society in Dublin. As part of the proceedings, a group of Green Party Members and friends met to form the Queer Greens […]

A Former Government Minister Came Out – And No-One Batted An Eyelid

A Former Government Minister Came Out – And No-One Batted An Eyelid

EILE’s Scott De Buitléir takes a moment to reflect on a historic moment that, in some ways, shows how far we have come  Late last week, a former Irish government minister criticised his own political party for lacking “energy and urgency” in their campaign to support Ireland’s upcoming referendum on marriage equality. For a former […]