Post Tagged with: "Ireland"

John Boehner Just Realized White People Are Immigrants Too, Finally Promises Reform

John Boehner Just Realized White People Are Immigrants Too, Finally Promises Reform

Oh, so now he cares?

by Sarah· · News
Irish ‘Harry Potter’ Star Takes On Anti-Gay Trolls In Wake Of Historic Vote: Petrificus Totalus!

Irish ‘Harry Potter’ Star Takes On Anti-Gay Trolls In Wake Of Historic Vote: Petrificus Totalus!

“Harry Potter” actress Evanna Lynch has no patience for hateful, anti-LGBT trolls. And she let them know it in no uncertain terms.

by T. Steelman· · News
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Mischief Managed: JK Rowling Slams Hateful Westboro Baptist Church In Amazing Tweet

JK Rowling didn’t need a wand to obliterate the Westboro Baptist Church on Tuesday. All she had to do is type out a message less than 140 characters on Twitter.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Tearful Scenes As Irish Woman Proposes To Girlfriend Moments After Landslide Vote For Marriage Equality (VIDEO)

Tearful Scenes As Irish Woman Proposes To Girlfriend Moments After Landslide Vote For Marriage Equality (VIDEO)

This is why the compassion of liberalism will always win out against the cruelty of conservatism.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
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Ireland Overwhelmingly Votes ‘Yes’ On Referendum So That Gay Couples Can Say ‘I Do’

Little Ireland’s big heart has given the rest of the world a shining example of tolerance. May the U.S. follow in their wake.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
If This Video Doesn’t Make You Support Marriage Equality, Nothing Will (VIDEO)

If This Video Doesn’t Make You Support Marriage Equality, Nothing Will (VIDEO)

If you can watch this and not at least think about supporting marriage equality, there is no hope for you.

by Shannon Barber· · News
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Sex Offender Tried To Abduct A Little Girl, But He Didn’t Count On Her Younger Brother (VIDEO)

After a convicted sex offender tried to abduct his sister, this 10-year-old boy jumped on the SUV and punched the living daylights out of the criminal.

by Valerie Beaumont· · News
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Car Thief Throws Brick At Car Window, What Happened Next Had The Police Laughing Out Loud (VIDEO)

If you’re in need of a good hearty laugh today, then this will do the trick.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Young Lesbian Couple Beaten, Left For Dead In Homophobic Hate Crime

We must end this kind of brutality. This is a hate crime, and it should be punished to the fullest extent of the law.

by Shannon Barber· · News
Atheist Stephen Fry’s Response To What He Would Say If He Met God Levels This Interviewer (VIDEO)

Atheist Stephen Fry’s Response To What He Would Say If He Met God Levels This Interviewer (VIDEO)

I’ve never seen an interviewer left speechless like this.

by Jameson Parker· · News
Priest Comes Out As Gay During Mass, His Congregation Gives Him A Standing Ovation

Priest Comes Out As Gay During Mass, His Congregation Gives Him A Standing Ovation

Other churches could learn a thing or two from these parishioners.

by Jameson Parker· · News
The Whole World Is Laughing At The Religious Right’s ‘Sounds Of Sodomy’ Anti-Gay Campaign (IMAGES)

The Whole World Is Laughing At The Religious Right’s ‘Sounds Of Sodomy’ Anti-Gay Campaign (IMAGES)

The religious right are wishing they never started the #SoundsOfSodomy hashtag…

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
Dublin's High Court decides fetus can die with brain-dead woman.

Brain Dead Woman Taken Off Life Support, No Longer an ‘Incubator’ For 18-Week-Old Fetus

An Irish woman who was being kept alive due to her fetus, has finally been allowed death with dignity.

by T. Steelman· · News
ARMAGAYDDON: Ireland’s Marriage Equality Parody Is Drop Dead Funny

ARMAGAYDDON: Ireland’s Marriage Equality Parody Is Drop Dead Funny

I don’t know which is funnier: that Ireland lampoons right wing bigots so well or that some of those bigots will think this is an instructional video!

by Justin Rosario· · Current Issues, Political Humor
Irish Babies In Mass Graves Used In Illegal Drug Trials (VIDEO)

Irish Babies In Mass Graves Used In Illegal Drug Trials (VIDEO)

The mass child grave in Ireland has been tied to a major corporation’s stealth pharmaceutical drug-test project which used the children of unwed mothers as guinea pigs.

by Gloria Christie· · News
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Nine Fun And Fascinating Facts About St. Patrick’s Day

It’s St. Patrick’s Day and time for the wearin’ ‘o’ the green. But some of the things you think you know about the holiday aren’t quite right. Slàinte!

by T. Steelman· · News
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CEO Brags About Apple’s Success, Then Demands Lower Taxes During Senate Hearing (VIDEO)

Apple CEO’s defense of tax avoidance and demands for even lower taxes shows how multinational corporations are making the world’s governments broke.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Brave Activists In Ireland Risking Up To 14 Years For Giving Women Information About Abortion

Brave Activists In Ireland Risking Up To 14 Years For Giving Women Information About Abortion

Those brave activists fighting to obtain women’s rights, and risking time in jail to do so, should be applauded by progressives and liberals around the world.

by Justin Acuff· · News
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British Cardinal Retires Amid Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct

O’Brien is not the only cardinal chosen for the papal conclave, who has found himself at the center of sexual abuse allegations.

by T. Steelman· · News
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Horsemeat In Your Burger?! That Ain’t A Whopper, That’s Burger King

Until Burger King can clear the palate of its many revolted customers, it’s likely most will say “neigh” to a Whopper until meat suppliers stop horsing around.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News