Dublin Pride - The Independent: Editorials

Dublin Pride

Posted: Friday, May 31, 2019 4:00 pm

At its last meeting, the Dublin City Council voted 3-2 against flying a rainbow flag for a day to support LGBT pride month, which begins June 1. They will be reconsidering their vote at their upcoming June 4th meeting.

In social media posts and news reporting, citizens criticized the hatred expressed by those who disparage members of the LGBT community. The citizens called for a boycott of Dublin businesses, a petition to raise the flag at City Hall, and a campaign to fly flags at their homes in protest.

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