It seems that the successful referendum in the Republic of Ireland has also bolstered the fight for same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. More than 20,000 people took to the streets of Belfast this month in the name of equality with the march endorsed by major political parties, including Sinn Fein. Northern Ireland remains the only …

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It is believed that Simen Juklerød a Norwegian professional soccer player has become the first professional player to ever be sent off for using homophobic language. Juklerød tried to sledge an opponent by calling him gay as an insult but instead of gaining the upper hand, the referee had no hesitation in throwing him out …

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Marriage equality supporters throughout the United States – and indeed around the world – are celebrating the Supreme Court’s landmark decision allowing same-sex couples to marry nationwide. The 5-4 ruling established a new civil right and handed gay rights advocates an historic victory. It came nearly 46 years to the day after a riot at …

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Chihuahua has just become the fourth state in Mexico to officially approve same-sex marriage. Unlike other jurisdictions around the world which have recently introduced marriage equality with dramatic & emotionally charged referendums and parliamentary votes. Chihuahua’s change of policy was as simple as Governor César Duarte Jáquez making an announcement that his government would no …

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Same-sex marriage is now legal across the entire United States after the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that any ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. When the ruling was announced a sea of rainbow flags waved frantically outside the courthouse along with tears, hugs, and cheers of “USA USA USA!”. Before the ruling, 37 states had …

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Are you a social worker looking to work in the LGBT community? Open Doors LGBTI youth service is currently looking for youth & family support workers to fill two permanent part time positions (30-45 hrs per week). The role requires supporting LGBTI youth and their families, delivering the ‘Reconnect Program’ which aims to assist LGBTI …

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By Emma Drynan Imagine your family’s life is at risk because of who you are. You are unable to return to the street you grew up in as your very presence in the neighbourhood could result in you and your family being killed. At best the knowledge of your return and who you are would …

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From 1 July 2015, people living with HIV will be able to access their HIV medications from community pharmacists (chemists), providing greater flexibility and convenience. People living with HIV can also choose to remain with their existing hospital pharmacy. People living with HIV can approach any community pharmacy with a request to fill a prescription …

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Twilight actress Kristen Stewart has moved on from her highly publicised romance with former co-star Robert Pattinson by starting a same sex relationship according to an interview with her mother published in the UK tabloid, the Sunday Mirror. Jules Stewart told the publication that her 26 year old daughter was happily in a relationship with …

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Announced last month, the Canon XC10 is the imaging giant’s ticket into the entry-level 4K video market. It is a true Digital Video camera, with the sensor and lens being designed specifically for this camera. You can capture 12 megapixel stills and although it has a DSLR style form factor, everything about it is geared …

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