Decriminalisation-of-gay-sex anniversary is actually for ‘TDs and older people’

Decriminalisation-of-gay-sex anniversary is actually for ‘TDs and older people’

25 years after homosexuality became appropriate, just how do young LGBT individuals see it?

Taoiseach problems formal apology to males criminalised ahead of appropriate improvement in 1993 with regards to their intimate orientation. Video: Oireachtas television

Gay pride: Leo Varadkar and (left) Frances Fitzgerald at final year’s Dublin parade. Photograph: Dara Mac Dуnaill

Across Dublin, rainbow flags flutter from shops and pubs marking the of Pride month. Next Saturday thousands of individuals will march through the main city with what could be the biggest display of individuals regarding the roads outside the St Patrick’s Day parade.

The landmark occasions are racking up like many things in Ireland today. This Gay Community News launched an exhibition marking its 30th anniversary week. On Sunday the Taoiseach will host a huge selection of users of the LGBT community at a reception in Dublin Castle to mark the 25th anniversary of this decriminalisation of homosexuality.

That evening, around the corner in Olympia Theatre, Colin Murphy’s play, every day In might, on the basis of the guide by Charlie Bird and directed by Gerry Stembridge, will premiere, on the basis of the stories of LGBT individuals within the run-up to your 2015 wedding equality vote, as well as the referendum campaign it self.

Next Friday the world’s first National LGBTI+ Youth Strategy – of that we served as independent chair – will launch. Continue reading «Decriminalisation-of-gay-sex anniversary is actually for ‘TDs and older people’»