# lgbt - Thursday 5 December, 2013
The Unemployed Graduate’s news round-up discusses international stories that have sparked interest across the globe this week.
# lgbt - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
An LGBT article was recently removed from the Russian version of the IKEA magazine.
So who wrote the note? Hmm.
# lgbt - Friday 22 November, 2013
The free agent planned to make an announcement before training camp.
# lgbt - Friday 15 November, 2013
Transgender individuals can now be housed based on the gender they identify with, under the new policy.
# lgbt - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
The Bishop of Kildare says that the issue is “not about equality”, but Alan Shatter says that people should not be discriminated against because of their sexuality.
# lgbt - Monday 4 November, 2013
International support is necessary, but ultimately the change to Russia’s attitudes to LGBT people can’t come from a foreign country – it has to come from a grass-roots movement within Russia itself, writes Igor Yassin.
# lgbt - Friday 1 November, 2013
The law on birth registration in Germany is to be amended to permit ‘indeterminate’ to be recorded as the gender of a child born with an intersex condition. Irish authorites should take note of this welcome development.
Parents now have the choice to leave the gender entry blank on birth certs but intersex groups are pushing for a third gender option to be included.
# lgbt - Thursday 24 October, 2013
As Oireachtas Committee discussions this week focus on the Gender Recognition Bill, we need to remember the human stories behind the proposed legislation, writes Emma Cassidy.
# lgbt - Tuesday 22 October, 2013
The UK Supreme Court rejected an application that was being sought by Northern Ireland’s Health Minister Edwin Poots.
# lgbt - Friday 11 October, 2013
On National Coming Out Day, 68-year-old Eddie Parsons remembers growing up in an Ireland where “being gay was not an option” – and how he finally came out at the age of 54.
Events taking place today hope to inspire people to live openly and confidently, without fear of prejudice.
# lgbt - Monday 30 September, 2013
Paul Barnes has said his store, Daintree Paper, “does not stock any merchandise that promotes same-sex marriage”.
Seizing the moment, Italian style.
# lgbt - Thursday 26 September, 2013
Watch Hozier’s chilling video for “Take Me To Church” here.
# lgbt - Sunday 22 September, 2013
Our little boy likes Barbies and dresses more than trucks and jeans. He says “likes girl stuff and wants to be treated like a girl”. We were confused at first, but now we know how many children don’t conform to traditional gender norms, writes Lori Duron.
# lgbt - Friday 13 September, 2013
# lgbt - Friday 6 September, 2013
The mother’s letter – written after her son posted about his sexuality – has gone viral.
# lgbt - Wednesday 4 September, 2013
I was guilty of a blase attitude about gay rights in other countries – until I realised the extent of the discrimination taking place in Russia, writes Kristine Allen.
# lgbt - Saturday 31 August, 2013
The Public Appointments Service says it’s a standard procedure, and helps them monitor equality across the public service.
# lgbt - Thursday 22 August, 2013
The former US Army private has issued a statement to a US TV programme asking to be henceforth known as Chelsea Manning.
# lgbt - Saturday 17 August, 2013
Marriage equality isn’t about weddings, romance or confetti: it’s about human rights and familial security, writes Alan Flanagan.
# lgbt - Wednesday 14 August, 2013
Football chiefs are adamant that fans have a ‘positive experience’ in 2018.
# lgbt - Friday 12 July, 2013
Of these, 263 couples were male and 166 were female as GLEN describes the couples as “pioneers”.
# lgbt - Sunday 7 July, 2013
Cathy Davis, a nurse from Dublin, was given a green card following her marriage to fellow Dubliner, Catriona Dowling.
# lgbt - Saturday 29 June, 2013
The protesters held up the Labour bus for about 10 – 15 minutes, a party spokesperson said.
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
It’s the 30th anniversary of the Dublin Pride parade.
# lgbt - Monday 24 June, 2013
Paul McGrath of Fine Gael at the time spoke against the bill and said he was concerned what impact it would have on society as a whole.
Homosexuality was decriminalised twenty years ago today.
It took a 16-year legal battle to remove the Victorian laws from Ireland’s statutebook which criminalised sexual acts between men.
# lgbt - Thursday 20 June, 2013
The founder of the controversial Exodus International, dedicated to helping people repress same-sex attraction through prayer, said the organisation had been part of “a system of ignorance” that generated more hurt than help.
# lgbt - Wednesday 5 June, 2013
Two people were killed when a gunman opened fire on a group of young gay people outside a youth centre in Tel Aviv five years ago.
# lgbt - Saturday 25 May, 2013
Around one hundred gay rights activists marched in Ukraine today despite fears of violence and a court ban – marking the first gay pride event in the ex-Soviet country.
# lgbt - Wednesday 15 May, 2013
Lisdoonvarna – The Outing is putting a ‘new twist on old traditions’.
# lgbt - Tuesday 14 May, 2013
The Russian authorities have been accused of stoking violent attitudes towards gay people following the torture and murder of a young gay man.
# lgbt - Saturday 13 April, 2013
LGBT Noise has also expressed concern over a recent homophobic attack on a well-known Dublin nightclub promoter.