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By Charlie Bird,Kevin Rafter,Colm Tóibín

ISBN-10: 1785370766

ISBN-13: 9781785370762

at the twenty third may possibly 2015 the folk of eire made historical past by means of turning into the 1st nation on this planet to introduce marriage equality through well known vote. The joyous scenes from Dublin fortress and throughout eire, because the ancient vote used to be 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 chicken, encouraged by means of the intense certain Equality crusade, travelled the size and breadth of eire to checklist first-hand the relocating existence tales from over fifty those that have been deeply tormented by the wedding equality vote. those are the true tales from usual LGBT those who have lived within the shadow of inequality and oppression for many years. an afternoon in could is a poignant list of that transformative second in Irish background that would entice every body – homosexual or instantly, sure or no citizens, these at domestic or who watched heritage spread in another country. lovely portrait images supplement the voices on paper to strong impression, amplifying the life-affirming effect of that day in may possibly 2015 while eire acknowledged sure to marriage equality.

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