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Why is everyone who disagrees with government called "Far right"

Why is everyone who disagrees with government called "Far right"

In the news again today , we hear this idea yet again of "far right extremist groups" organising Anti Lockdown Protests on Social Media and handing out 'far right literature' . Over the past 20 years , almost every public protest in Ireland was organised by groups on social
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Getting a haircut is not essential but getting a coffee is ??

Getting a haircut is not essential but getting a coffee is ??

With hairdressers and Barbers set to be closed until May at the earliest, what are we supposed to do with our hair ? . Every Day , I watch people coming out of the local coffee shop with their coffee and cakes or whatever and this is
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Irish Reunification under EU rule ?

Irish Reunification under EU rule ?

I was quite taken aback recently by a discussion by members of the Oireachtas Joint Committee on the Good Friday agreement . They were discussing a report entitled - "the EU and Irish unity - planning and preparing for constitutional change in Ireland" The report was commissioned by the European
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Ireland needs "responsible" borders approach for healthy society to flourish

Ireland needs "responsible" borders approach for healthy society to flourish

So what would responsible borders look like ? At its most basic level responsible borders means ensuring people enter the Country 'through the proper channels' . What are the proper channels . For people outside the EU , that means applying for a work visa . The
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Fact check - The EU is NOT 'Europe' , Europe is a Continent

Fact check - The EU is NOT 'Europe' , Europe is a Continent

The EU or European Union is a political union of countries located on the Continent of Europe . It is NOT Europe . Europe is a 'Continent' . A giant land mass which scientists say formed some 200 million years ago when the supercontinent of Pangaea
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Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League – Limerick v Kerry

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Limerick will play Kerry in the Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League on Sunday January 22nd at the Gaelic Grounds Limerick. This entry was posted
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Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League – Waterford v Clare

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Waterford will play Clare in the Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League on Sunday January 22nd at Walsh Park Waterford. This entry was posted
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Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League – Cork v Waterford

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Cork will play Waterford in the Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League on Wednesday January 18th at Mallow. This entry was posted
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Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League – Clare v Limerick

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Clare will play Limerick in the Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League on Wednesday January 18th at Sixmilebridge. This entry was posted
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Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League – Kerry v Clare

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Clare will play Kerry in the Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League on Sunday January 15th at Austin Stack Park Tralee. This entry was posted
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Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League – Limerick v Cork

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Limerick will play Cork in the Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League on Sunday January 15th at the Gaelic Grounds Limerick. This entry was posted
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Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League – Waterford v Limerick

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Waterford will play Limerick in the Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League on Sunday January 8th at Walsh Park Waterford. This entry was posted
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Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League – Cork v Kerry

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Bord na Móna Leinster GAA Series launched

Bord na Móna Leinster GAA Series launched

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Mick Roche RIP

Mick Roche RIP

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Tipperary legend Mick Roche has passed away, aged 73.Regarded as one of the greatest hurlers in Tipperary's history Mick Roche won three All Ireland medals in 1964, 1965, and 1971.The Carrick Davins clubman also captained the Premier County in 1967 and 1968 when Tipperary lost in All Ireland Finals to
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2017 Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League Launched

2017 Co-Op Superstores Munster Hurling League Launched

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Co-Op Superstores announced as new sponsor of the Munster Hurling League Munster GAA are delighted to announce that coopsuperstores.ie are the new sponsors of the 2017 Munster Hurling League. The 2017 coopsuperstores.ie Munster Hurling League will be run on a round robin league basis with 5 rounds. It commences
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GAA Interprovincial fixture changes

GAA Interprovincial fixture changes

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Due to the funeral of Ulster GAA Secretary, Danny Murphy, the Ulster V Munster GAA Football Interprovincial Semi-final will now take place on Sunday, 11 December in Parnell Park at 2.00pm.The Ulster V Munster GAA Hurling Interprovincial Semi-final will take on Sunday in Thurles at 1.45pm.The CCCC will meet on
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Fast track housing for Asylum Seekers to become "standard feature of Irish towns"

Fast track housing for Asylum Seekers to become "standard feature of Irish towns"

A new fast track system of Housing for Asylum Seekers arriving in Ireland will see applicants housed within four months and will become a "standard feature of Irish cities and towns" . Details of the new system are contained in a Governmental report entitled : "a white paper to end
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Barrister sues Asylum seeker group MASI for defamation

Barrister sues Asylum seeker group MASI for defamation

A Barrister and Senior Counsel , Ms Una McGurk has begun High Court proceedings against the Movement of Asylum Seekers in Ireland (MASI) and the group’s co-founders Lucky Khambule , Donnah Vuma and spokesperson Bulelani Mfacos. Ms McGurk was a Judicator on the International Protection Appeals Tribunal (IPAT) at the
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Covid-19 :  Nigerian-UK variant found in Ireland may render vaccines ineffective

Covid-19 : Nigerian-UK variant found in Ireland may render vaccines ineffective

A new strain of the Covid-19 virus has been found in Ireland that may render vaccines ineffective . The variant called the 'B1525' first originated in the UK and Nigeria in December and is thought to be linked to travel between the two . The new strain contains the
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Why is everyone who disagrees with government called "Far right"

Why is everyone who disagrees with government called "Far right"

In the news again today , we hear this idea yet again of "far right extremist groups" organising Anti Lockdown Protests on Social Media and handing out 'far right literature' . Over the past 20 years , almost every public protest in Ireland was organised by groups on social
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Brian Fenton, Dublin, PwC GAA/GPA Player of the Year Nominations

Brian Fenton, Dublin, PwC GAA/GPA Player of the Year Nominations

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Ben Cartwright

Mar 01 , 2:46 pm
not far right just right so far https://www.thetricolour.com/pictures/free-speech-rally-dublin12-14th-december-2019.jpg
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Ben Cartwright

Mar 01 , 2:41 pm
its good that this woman is standing up but what about all those people who dont have the resources to defend their good name in court and are walked on by these type of groups , and yes charlie , the ordinary joe soap will end up paying their bill if they lose in court , its always the way with these groups , they get everything handed to them for free

dublin lad

Mar 01 , 8:33 am
The admin running masi's facebook page told me one time that a notice to deport letter "doesn't mean anything" - direct quote . I had asked them if they had got one and that was there reply
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Charlie

Feb 27 , 3:30 pm
fair play to her . she must have a good case against masi. I just hope the taxpayer doesn't have to pay MASI's bill .
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Ivaus ☘

Feb 27 , 1:40 am
IF YOU SLEEP WITH DOGS YOU CANNOT COMPLAIN ABOUT FLEAS. HOW MANY VARIANTS ARRIVED IN IRELAND SINCE MARCH 2020 ? THE GATES ARE STILL WIDE OPEN and this new STRAIN may prove vaccines ineffictive. They import the virus while you isolate, FROM THE MOST SEVERE PLACES ON EARTH ! Ah yeah, problem solved with free housing,two birds one stone. PADDYWACKERYS BEST. It's not hindsight,people screamed to close borders in March 2020, even for 1 Month. YOU MAY NOW BE FORCED TO CLOSE ALL BORDERS FOR
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Ivaus ☘

Feb 27 , 12:56 am
KNOCK KNOCK - HERE'S THE KEY TO YOUR FREE HOUSE- IS THAT ALL I GET ? In the meantime the IRISH are knock,knock,knocking ON HEAVENS DOOR. IT SHOULD BE BLATANTLY CLEAR BY NOW - REPLACEMENT IS THE GOVT. PRIORITY
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Charlie

Feb 26 , 5:23 pm
shame on roderic o'gorman and his department . my heart goes out to every irish family on the housing list reading this . a second class citizen in your own country . so many irish children and families living in poverty and homeless they are given nothing .
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love Ireland

Feb 26 , 4:00 pm
very unfair to irish citizens who are waiting years for a house . stats show most asylum seekers arrive from safe countries . for example , last year , people from Nigeria made up the largest nationality claiming asylum here . In fact Over the history of the asylum system Nigerian nationals made up the largest nationality group . Nigeria is listed as a 'safe country of origin by the UK government. Its a country with SIX MILLION Tourists every year , so it cant be that bad . Its own presi
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Derek

Feb 26 , 3:25 pm
Equality ?? - asylum seekers will get housed in 4 months but everyone else 12 years . Mr Roderic O Gorman, explain how this is "EQUALITY" . how is this treating everyone equal ????
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Why is everyone who disagrees with government called "Far right"

Why is everyone who disagrees with government called "Far right"

In the news again today , we hear this idea yet again of "far right extremist groups" organising Anti Lockdown Protests on Social Media and handing out 'far right literature' . Over the past 20 years , almost every public protest in Ireland was organised by groups on social
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Barrister sues Asylum seeker group MASI for defamation

Barrister sues Asylum seeker group MASI for defamation

A Barrister and Senior Counsel , Ms Una McGurk has begun High Court proceedings against the Movement of Asylum Seekers in Ireland (MASI) and the group’s co-founders Lucky Khambule , Donnah Vuma and spokesperson Bulelani Mfacos. Ms McGurk was a Judicator on the International Protection Appeals Tribunal (IPAT) at the
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Fast track housing for Asylum Seekers to become "standard feature of Irish towns"

Fast track housing for Asylum Seekers to become "standard feature of Irish towns"

A new fast track system of Housing for Asylum Seekers arriving in Ireland will see applicants housed within four months and will become a "standard feature of Irish cities and towns" . Details of the new system are contained in a Governmental report entitled : "a white paper to end
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Covid-19 :  Nigerian-UK variant found in Ireland may render vaccines ineffective

Covid-19 : Nigerian-UK variant found in Ireland may render vaccines ineffective

A new strain of the Covid-19 virus has been found in Ireland that may render vaccines ineffective . The variant called the 'B1525' first originated in the UK and Nigeria in December and is thought to be linked to travel between the two . The new strain contains the
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Dalkey Nursing home development met with local opposition

Dalkey Nursing home development met with local opposition

Plans by Bartra Property Ltd for construction of a 5 Storey Nursing home near Bulloch Harbour in Dalkey Co Dublin has been met with strong local opposition. A total of 35 planning objections have been lodged with Dun Laoghaire County Council against the proposed development which includes the demolition of
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