There was a conversation on RTE the other day, a conversation which touched on homophobia; the video of the conversation was taken down from YouTube and then restored with parts removed.
RTE has removed content from the RTE Player featuring Rory O’Neill’s interview on The Saturday Night Show.
In an interview following a performance by O’Neill’s alter ego Panti, host Brendan O’Connor spoke to the performer about homophobia in Ireland. O’Neill spoke about how he believed Ireland had a bad rep but as a small country could change much faster.
Nothing too horrifying there. He goes on to say that everybody knows gay people, which makes it hard to “be mean” about the subject.
Because Ireland is such
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