Monthly Archives: June 2010

White knot, why not?

Universal marriage? Why not!
Pressure groups for equal rights to marry have not come up with a strong public symbol.
This one is simple: a white knot. Continue reading

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RESOLVED (new website) Adoption Board website down, do not access direct links!

http://www.adoptionboard.ie is temporarily down. That is the homepage only. Some direct links still work, but it seems it is the same issue as in: http://irishpinkadoptions.com/2010/03/02/the-adoption-authority-of-irelands-website-under-attack/, then it is not recommended to access them as a malware download could result. Here … Continue reading

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What is family? Online TV AnLár.ie asked us

Online TV AnLár asked us to answer 5 questions, to illustrate the theme of this year’s Pride: “We are family too.” So we had a go at it. [spoilergroup][spoiler intro=”What does it take to be ‘family’?”] Friends are people you … Continue reading

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OpenFM 89.9 – Open Mouth – 23/06 – 8pm to 10pm – LGBT Adoption theme

Daily show: http://www.openfm.ie/openmouth Tonight the discussion should be around LGBT adoption. Listen live: http://www.openfm.ie/listen_live We have been invited on the panel, and I, Noël, will represent the group as our usual spokesperson, Andrew, is not available.

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Labour Party and the Equality Authority want to recognise same-gender parents

The Labour Party http://www.labour.ie and the Equality Authority http://www.equality.ie have both suggested that anyone who has acted as a parent to a kid should be allowed to apply for legal guardianship of the child they are parenting. That would of … Continue reading

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The Day Gogo Went to Vote

[easyreview title=”The Day Gogo Went to Vote, Eleanor Batezat Sisulu” cat1title=”Relevance to Ireland” cat1detail=”It is relevant to Irish parents adoptings from South-Africa. Not rated yet. Listing suggested by a friend.” cat1rating=”5″ cat2title=”Relevance to ‘pink adoptions’” cat2detail=”Not rated yet. Listing suggested … Continue reading

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The Different Dragon

[easyreview title=”The Different Dragon, Jennifer Bryan” cat1title=”Relevance to Ireland” cat1detail=”Not rated yet. Listing suggested by a friend.” cat1rating=”5″ cat2title=”Relevance to ‘pink adoptions’” cat2detail=”Not rated yet. Listing suggested by a friend.” cat2rating=”5″ cat3title=”Accessibility” cat3detail=”Not rated yet. Listing suggested by a friend.” … Continue reading

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