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These Unofficial Lego Posters Supporting Ireland's Marriage Vote Are Awesome

The brainchild of Irish photographer Debbie Hickey, the posters are pretty firmly in the "Yes" column ahead of Ireland's historic vote on same-sex marriage.

Posted on May 12, 2015, at 4:43 p.m. ET

Ahead of Ireland's historic vote on whether to approve marriage equality, Irish citizens have gotten used to a flood of posters from both the supporting and opposing camps.

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The slew of adverts was the perfect inspiration for a series of posters using Lego minifigs pushing support for the initiative, courtesy of Irish photographer Debbie Hickey, who has dabbled in the brick arts before.

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The posters Hickey has created range from the whimsical...

Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media
Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media
Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media

To the poignant...

Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media
Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media

To the delightfully subversive.

Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media

The referendum is currently polling well — almost too well, some equality activists are worried — thanks to the backing of Ireland's political parties, businesses, and public figures.

Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media
Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media

But a little extra push never hurt. Ireland's voters are scheduled to vote on May 22.

Debbie Hickey / Studio Ten Media

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