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Former government minister Pat Carey described the gay marriage referendum as unique in Ireland, because “it is an exercise in civic engagement which has not been tried before”. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Amnesty International has launched its campaign for a Yes vote in the referendum on marriage equality. The referendum on whether to allow marriage bet(...)

  Pat Carey of Fianna Fáil: he will be among those attending the launch of a campaign for a Yes vote in the same sex-marriage referendum. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/THE IRISH TIMES

Former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey, who recently spoke publicly about his sexuality for the first time, will be among those attending the launch t(...)

Gay Switchboard Ireland director Maria Keogh and Senator David Norris, who recalls: “[Volunteers] had to have the capacity to listen and to engage.”

“Too often we underestimate the power of a listening ear. It has the potential to turn a life around.” So says a message on Gay Switchboard Ireland’s (...)

Brendan Butler, We Are Church Ireland, Archdeacon Gordon Linney, and Canon Mark Gardner, at the launch of Faith in Marriage Equality, outside the Civil Registry Office, in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

The retired Church of Ireland Archdeacon of Dublin Gordon Linney has called for a yes vote in the marriage equality referendum. “Personally, I think (...)

Pat Carey, former Fianna Fáil minister: there was no formal “coming out” for Mr Carey, although he believes he dropped a few hints along the way.  Photograph: Alan Betson

The dancehalls of Co Kerry were no ballrooms of romance for the young Pat Carey, although he participated in the teenage fun with gusto. The future go(...)

Pat Carey: expressed concern Fianna Fáil same-sex marriage campaign lacked “energy and urgency”

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has said he hopes former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey’s comments on the marriage equality referendum would contri(...)

Former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey has said speaking out publicly as a gay man might help other people of his age and generation .

Former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey has said speaking out publicly as a gay man might help other people of his age and generation .“There are lots o(...)

Pat Carey: joins DHR Communications on a consultancy basis

Former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey has joined public relations firm DHR Communications on a consultancy basis and will work in consultation managem(...)

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