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By Charlie Bird,Kevin Rafter,Colm Tóibín

at the twenty third may perhaps 2015 the folks of eire made historical past by means of turning into the 1st nation on the planet to introduce marriage equality via renowned vote. The joyous scenes from Dublin citadel and throughout eire, because the ancient vote was once declared, made headlines around the globe. yet greater than anything, the might 2015 vote used to be approximately altering the ‘Real Lives’ of the biggest minority crew in eire: the LGBT Community.

Charlie poultry, encouraged via the intense definite Equality crusade, travelled the size and breadth of eire to checklist first-hand the relocating existence tales from over fifty those who have been deeply suffering from the wedding equality vote. those are the true tales from traditional LGBT those who have lived within the shadow of inequality and oppression for many years. an afternoon in may possibly is a poignant list of that transformative second in Irish heritage that would entice all people – homosexual or instantly, definite or no electorate, these at domestic or who watched background spread in another country. wonderful portrait images supplement the voices on paper to strong impact, amplifying the life-affirming impression of that day in could 2015 while eire stated certain to marriage equality.

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