Ireland legalizes gay marriage in landslide vote on May 23, 2015 in Dublin, Irel…

Ireland legalizes gay marriage in landslide vote on May 23, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. (Charles McQuillan/Getty Images) Irish voters backed same-sex marriage by a landslide in a referendum marking a dramatic social shift in the traditionally Catholic country, government ministers and opponents of the bill said on Saturday. Ministers predicted Ireland had become the first country to adopt same-sex marriage via a popular vote, by a margin of around two-to-one, just two decades after it decriminalized homosexuality. With over a third of the results


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