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Seanad candidate shares how coming out as gay politicised her

Seanad candidate shares how coming out as gay politicised her

Laura Harmon – one of the youngest candidates in the upcoming Seanad elections – has revealed how coming out as gay politicised her, and inspired her career as a campaigner for change. In a new campaign video, Laura speaks candidly about her motivation for becoming involved in politics. “I was 20 years old and in […]

Laura Harmon (Yes Equality) to contest Seanad election

Laura Harmon (Yes Equality) to contest Seanad election

A co-director of Yes Equality and two doctors who were prominent in the campaign to repeal the Eighth Amendment are amongst those lending their support to Laura Harmon, who yesterday announced her intention to contest the Seanad election on the NUI panel. Ms. Harmon is an equality campaigner, who currently works as the Leadership Coordinator with […]