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By Charlie Bird,Kevin Rafter,Colm Tóibín

at the twenty third may well 2015 the folk of eire made heritage via changing into the 1st nation on this planet to introduce marriage equality through 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 via the intense certain Equality crusade, travelled the size and breadth of eire to list first-hand the relocating lifestyles tales from over fifty those that have been deeply plagued 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 perhaps is a poignant checklist of that transformative second in Irish historical past that might attract all people – homosexual or instantly, sure or no citizens, these at domestic or who watched heritage spread in another country. wonderful portrait images supplement the voices on paper to robust influence, amplifying the life-affirming effect of that day in may perhaps 2015 while eire stated certain to marriage equality.

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