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G-Force raised the visibility of LGBT members but find the language issue within An Garda Síochána needs to be addressed.

Mind your language

Homophobia in Ireland has made headlines and the garda organisation needs to address this too, writes a recently retired member “Watch your arses lads!’. Standing outside the (gay) pub on a busy Saturday night queuing to get in.  A yob shouts homophobic abuse to his mates as they walk by the line of gay people. Nobody in the queue reacts. […]

by · April 29, 2014 · Features
Blue is the colour – but often with a dash of pink

Blue is the colour – but often with a dash of pink

A modern Garda Síochána now engages positively with the gay community and long may it continue writes Craig Dwyer.   Ireland has seen a huge transformation for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in recent times. It is remarkable to think that this year we celebrate the 20th anniversary of decriminalisation – that up to 1993, gay men were […]

by · January 29, 2014 · Modern Policing