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For our special issue on the Repeal the Eighth referendum


There has always been unwanted pregnancies and abortion. The Eighth pushes this fact under the carpet, leaving vulnerable people in Ireland not properly cared for. We need to stop the dangerous pretence; we need to repeal.

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Water Cooler Chatter
You Shall Go To The Ball
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Poet In Motion
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LaBruce Revolution
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A Meeting Of Minds
Margaret Atwood and Alan Hollinghurst join a stellar line-up at the Festival of Writing and Ideas.
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Queer View Mirror
The changing face of referendum campaigns.
The Book Guy
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Feature: Music
Modern Anthem
The evolution of Madonna's 'Hung Up'.
A Day In May: The Play
The marriage referendum takes to the stage in Dublin.
NI Gay Marriage Timeline
The fight for marriage equality in Northern Ireland.
Queer and Voting Yes
We hear why a Yes vote is crucial to LGBT+ people.
The Youth Vote
Word on the 8th from members of BeLongTo's LGBT+ youth
Radical Queers Resisting
The super direct action group storming the 8th.
Team Cork On The Pitch
Meet the Cork footballers going to the Gay Games.
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Inside Out
Anna Cosgrave creator of the Repeal jumpers.
Mental Health
The tole of the referendum campaign on our mental health.
Shirley’s Burn Book
Elton John, Olivia Newton John, Piers Morgan - all burned!