On 22 May Irish citizens are being asked to vote on the issue of marriage equality. On paper, this referendum has nothing to do with children. Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald assures us that the legal rights of children in LGBT families are being dealt with separately. In actuality however, marriage equality will impact the…

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During a debate about the forthcoming Marriage Equality referendum on Sunday’s Marian Finucane Show, Patrick Treacy and Thomas Finnegan claimed (between 6.00 and 12.00 minutes) that a Yes vote in the Marriage Equality Referendum would confer a constitutional right to procreate on married same-sex couples, and that this would make it impossible for the Oireachtas…

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Silence: a new song by Jack O’Rourke released in aid of Amnesty International’s Lets Make History campaign for a Yes vote in the Marriage Equality Referendum   Emerging artist Jack O’Rourke releases haunting new ballad, “Silence”, on Friday the 17th of April in aid of Amnesty International’s Let’s Make History – YES Campaign for Marriage…

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Sabina Brennan Speech

I have two sons, I love them both equally. Both are Irish citizens, one can marry and the other cannot. That’s inequality. – Sabina Brennan   Sabina, a mother of two sons spoke at the launch of our campaign for a ‘Yes’ vote in the Marriage Equality Referendum outside the GPO in Dublin on 22…

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