How the States and Territories voted can be broken down below, overall 61.1% of the eligible voters voted in favour of the law in Australia to be changed to allow same-sex couples to marry. 61.1% equals 7,817,247 people in favour in comparison to 38.4% (4,873,987) against. New South Wales (NSW) equals 57.8% to 42.2% … Continue reading Australia votes 61.1pc in Favour of Same-Sex Marriage
We are heartbroken at the senseless loss of life in Orlando, FL. where 53 people have lost their lives when a homophobic gunman opened fire, taking many hostage. Many more remain injured and hurt following the attack. So many happy, carefree people just living their lives trying to create safe spaces for themselves and others, … Continue reading Vigil in Solidarity with Orlando
Yes Equality events over the weekend of Dublin Pride Sat 27 - Sun 28th June. We'd love it if as many people as possible who worked with Yes Equality could come along. Please let all those people know that we'd really love to see them. Saturday, 27th June - Dublin Pride Parade: Yes Equality will … Continue reading YesEquality Leitrim @ Dublin LGBTQ Pride
Thank You All for Supporting Us and for your help in pushing a YES vote through on May 22! Marriage Equality Referendum On May 22nd, 2015, Irish citizens will be asked to vote YES on the thirty-fourth Amendment of the Constitution (Marriage Equality) Bill 2015. Marriage is about two people who love each other and want to … Continue reading Yes Equality 2015
On May 22nd, the people of Ireland will decide whether to give every citizen the right to marry. Opinion polls show strong support for marriage equality. But the vote isn't won yet – conservative politicians are pushing back hard. To win in Ireland, we need to make sure that supporters turn up to vote “yes” … Continue reading All Out – Donate to Yes Equality
Hi all, We'd like to invite you all to the first meeting of the North Leitrim branch of YesEquality Leitrim. Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Time: 8pm (20:00) Location: McKenna's Parlour, Main Street, Manorhamilton. come along and get involved - or contact Anne Lewis 086 826 2188, for further details.
Niall Jordan from Yes Equality Leitrim was interviewed by Deirdre O’Byrne on the foundational moves by Yes Equality Leitrim as we all enjoyed the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations with the folks from Longford LGBT.
Thanks to Deirdre O’Byrne (Eile Magazine) and to Declan Donohoe (Longford LGBT / YesEquality Longford) for a wonderful day and allowing YesEquality Leitrim to weigh in on the day! 🙂