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By Charlie Bird,Kevin Rafter,Colm Tóibín

at the twenty third may possibly 2015 the folks of eire made heritage by means of turning into the 1st nation on the earth to introduce marriage equality via renowned vote. The joyous scenes from Dublin fort and throughout eire, because the historical vote was once declared, made headlines around the globe. yet greater than the rest, the could 2015 vote used to be approximately altering the ‘Real Lives’ of the most important minority workforce in eire: the LGBT Community.

Charlie poultry, encouraged through the extreme definite Equality crusade, travelled the size and breadth of eire to checklist first-hand the relocating lifestyles tales from over fifty those who have been deeply stricken by the wedding equality vote. those are the genuine tales from traditional LGBT those that have lived within the shadow of inequality and oppression for many years. an afternoon in may well is a poignant list of that transformative second in Irish background that may attract each person – homosexual or directly, definite or no citizens, these at domestic or who watched heritage spread out of the country. lovely portrait images supplement the voices on paper to robust impact, amplifying the life-affirming influence of that day in could 2015 while eire stated convinced to marriage equality.

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