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 legal, just how do young LGBT individuals visualize it?

Taoiseach problems apology that is formal guys criminalised just before appropriate improvement in 1993 with their intimate orientation. Movie: Oireachtas TV

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 may be the biggest display of men and women in the roads not in the St Patrick’s Day parade.

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

That around the corner in Olympia Theatre, Colin Murphy’s play, A Day In May, based on the book by Charlie Bird and directed by Gerry Stembridge, will premiere, based on the stories of LGBT people in the run-up to the 2015 marriage equality vote, and the referendum campaign itself night. Continue reading “Decriminalisation-of-gay-sex anniversary is actually for ‘TDs and older people’”