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Friday, May 22 2015 was the day the Irish nation decided to tell the world that their LGBT+ sons and daughters, brothers and sisters, family and friends belonged. The Yes vote, by 62 percent of the electorate told us loud and clear that we should put away residual doubts about our value and inclusion. It said we could allow ourselves to be embraced by the love, fairness, inclusion, generosity and equality that were evidenced that day. These were the values of the campaign, values to which Ireland not only aspired, but actually managed to exhibit, on that day, in that vote. And many claim they still feel the reverberations, some years on.

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We’re celebrating 30 years of GCN this month, that’s three decades and 340 issues of Ireland’s beloved queer magazine, and what a time of incredible change for LGBT+ people in Ireland our pages have documented over that time! In this very special issue, with a cover specially created by artist Will St Leger, 30 columnists remember 30 moments that changed Ireland of 30 years. From decriminalisation to marriage equality, and everything in between, there’s a lot of reading and a lot or reminiscing in this bumper collector’s edition. It’s literally everything you ever wanted to know about queer Ireland. Dig in now and get reading!

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