Irish referendum on same sex marriage: what you need to know

On Friday May 22nd the country will vote in two referendums – whether the Constitution should be changed so as to extend civil marriage rights to same-sex couples and on the age of eligibility for the office of President.

All you need to know about the marriage referendum: The Irish Times

What are the fundamental purposes of marriage? Is this referendum really about equality?: The Independent

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has made a passionate last- minute plea to voters to make history and vote Yes: The Irish Times

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