“When the soul of a man is born in this country there are nets flung at it to hold it back from flight. You talk to me of nationality, language, religion. I shall try to Fly by those nets.” 
James Joyce

Thousands march for marriage equality in Northern Ireland

On Saturday 2nd June, an estimated 20,000 people took to the streets of Belfast and Derry in Northern Ireland to call for an extension of equal marriage rights for same-sex couples. 

The rallies were organised by Love Equality NI with the support of other LGBT, human rights and trade union organisations. 

All photos by Brendan Harkin.

First ever Trans Pride rally held in Northern Ireland

First ever Trans Pride rally held in Northern Ireland

Abortion? "That would be a devolved matter"

Abortion? "That would be a devolved matter"