Recognising Northern Ireland's unique situation

The EU Withdrawal Treaty must take into account the unique situation of Northern Ireland in the debate over the backstop.  Continue reading

Labour Irish campaign to Repeal the 8th

The Labour Party Irish Society are long-time supporters of women's reproductive rights, on both sides of the border, which is why we went to Dublin for the Repeal the 8th campaign. Continue reading

Stand up for equal marriage in Northern Ireland

It's time to stand up and be heard in the fight for equal marriage in Northern Ireland as Conor McGinn's Bill returns to parliament on Friday 11th May. Continue reading

GOTV for Labour in the local elections

With more members than ever before, the Labour Party Irish Society is determined that we do our bit for Labour's Irish candidates and communities in the local elections. Continue reading

A Route Map To Marriage Equality

If the politicians cannot get their act together, the LGBT people of Northern Ireland should not have to wait any longer. Continue reading

Marriage for all, now!

Marriage Week celebrates commitment and reminds us that not everyone in the United Kingdom can get married. We will not forget Northern Ireland in the fight for LGBT equality. Continue reading

A hard Brexit means hard borders

Brexit is the biggest issue in British-Irish politics which is why the Labour party must create a specific Brexit Policy Commission.   Continue reading

Statement regarding AGM

Statement Regarding AGM 2017 Continue reading

Countdown to St Patrick's Day!

Two weeks to go until our St Patrick's Day celebration! Continue reading

Guest blog: Labour's Michael Cashman on Northern Ireland marriage equality vote

As a campaigner for human rights and civil liberties I believe Monday's vote on equal marriage in Northern Ireland is a crucial opportunity for the Assembly to stand up for equality and proudly state that civil marriage should be open to all citizens, whether lesbian, gay or straight.  Continue reading