Ireland

Janet O’Sullivan is one of the founders of Ireland's Abortion Rights Campaign, the group behind the annual March for Choice in Dublin. More than 20,000 people attended this year’s demonstration in September. Here is a recollection of O’Sullivan’s personal story, as told to Kay Cairns.

November 08 2016 6:02 AM

The controversial singer, who quit the music industry in 2003, came out to an interviewer, then said she's neither gay nor straight, is reportedly making threats of self-harm on social media.

June 24 2016 12:23 AM Updated

A year ago this month, Irish voters approved marriage equality by popular vote. Writer Charlie Bird goes beyond the headlines of that historic day in his new book, A Day in May. Read a heartbreaking, but beautiful, excerpt from John Paul Calnan below.

May 12 2016 5:07 AM

The amendment to the country's adoption law is seen as the final step toward full equality for gays and lesbians in Ireland. 

May 09 2016 1:40 PM

For the first time in 25 years, parade organizers formally ended their ban on all LGBT groups and allowed gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Irish marchers to participate. 

March 17 2016 3:29 PM

It's a 'beautiful day,' declared Mayor Bill de Blasio at New York's Irish consulate.

March 04 2016 4:20 PM
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