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Poll shows support for Direct Provision Centre in Dalkey , Dublin's Wealthiest Suburb

Poll shows support for Direct Provision Centre in Dalkey , Dublin's Wealthiest Suburb

A new poll shows overwhelming support for Dublin's wealthiest suburb - DALKEY - to open a Direct Provision centre to accomodate Asylum Seekers . The poll surveyed 382 people with 73% in support of the motion . Commenting on the poll results one person suggested the
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The Tricolour Symbolises Peace between Green and Orange, Catholics and Protestants

The Tricolour Symbolises Peace between Green and Orange, Catholics and Protestants

I just want to talk briefly about the history of the Tricolour flag in the wake of a number of flag burning incidents during the July 11th bonfires in Northern Ireland. Let me begin by saying personally It doesn't bother me to see flags or political posters burning. Maybe
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Kehoe Cup Coming Down To The Wire

Kehoe Cup Coming Down To The Wire

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Home Kehoe Cup Coming Down To The Wire January 27th, 2023This weekend Round 5 of the Kehoe Cup takes centre stage with two games down for decision.To say it the permutations arent straightforward would be putting it mildly. As we approach the Final round Kildare remain in
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Round-up: Thursday's Electric Ireland Fitzgibbon Cup action

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Electric Ireland Fitzgibbon Cup Group C UCD 1-23 Maynooth University 0-22Group D UL 2-23 TUS Midwest 1-13Holders UL advanced to the quarter-final stage of the Electric Ireland Fitzgibbon Cup following a convincing 2-23 to 1-13 win over TUS Midwest.Tight early on, UL enjoyed a productive burst before half-time to earn
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Shocking Footage shows asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at Dublin Office

Shocking Footage shows asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at Dublin Office

Shocking Footage has emerged showing an asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at a Dublin Office after he was told there was no money to give him. The Man of African Origin has a Travel Case with him and appears to have recently arrived in Dublin. The
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Flashback 2013 - Chairman of Catholic School forced to resign over pro life leaflets

Flashback 2013 - Chairman of Catholic School forced to resign over pro life leaflets

June 2013 - Eddie Shaw , Chairman of Harold Primary School in Dún Laoghaire in Dublin - a Catholic School founded by the sisters of mercy , was forced to resign after he sent home some leaflets advertising a Pro Life Event . Leaflet sent home to parents
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Final Thoughts - Wilson's Hospital School - Enoch Burke

Final Thoughts - Wilson's Hospital School - Enoch Burke

The issue of transgenderism , raised by teacher Burke at Wilson's Hospital School was an important one for the school and society in general because if School Management now believe that pupils can identity as - whatever - what does this mean : Can male pupils at Wilsons
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Waterford - Ireland's oldest Hotel 'Lismore House' to re-open as centre for Asylum Seekers

Waterford - Ireland's oldest Hotel 'Lismore House' to re-open as centre for Asylum Seekers

The Lismore House Hotel located in the Picturesque Town of Lismore in County Waterford is to re-open as an Accommodation Centre for up to 112 Asylum Seekers in early February. Nestled on the banks of the River Blackwater at the foot of the Knockmealdown mountains, the Hotel which was
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Dublin: Three hospitalised following fight between Asylum Seekers at Citywest Hotel

Dublin: Three hospitalised following fight between Asylum Seekers at Citywest Hotel

Three people were taken to hospital on Monday following a fight between Georgian and Algerian Asylum Seekers at the Citywest Hotel Accommodation Centre in Dublin. Gardai said they were called to the scene of a public order incident at Citywest following a disturbance involving a group of males .
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Dublin Says No rally attracts large crowds in Dublin City Centre

Dublin Says No rally attracts large crowds in Dublin City Centre

Hundreds of People gathered at the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin City Centre on Saturday as concerns grow over the government's policies on Immigration and its impact on local communities. The 'Dublin Says No' Rally brought together a number of communities from Working Class Areas of Dublin where they
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Watch : Teacher describes sexualisation of children in schools as "very worrying"

Watch : Teacher describes sexualisation of children in schools as "very worrying"

Mary Creedon, a Secondary School teacher of SPHE has described the sexualisation of children in our schools as "very worrying" and said that new curriculum around gender identity will make children doubt they were born into the right body. The NCCA have developed a highly sexualised RSE Programme with an
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Letters - SARI -  How organisations are using sport to indoctrinate children

Letters - SARI - How organisations are using sport to indoctrinate children

In this article I continue my examination of how Anti-Racism is often used as a front to implement political agendas within sport and society in general. Previous Articles When Anti-Racism isn't about Anti-Racism Cork FCCB-ultras-dragging-the-club-towards-hard-left-politics Rovers-examining-the-agenda-to-purport-a-racism-problem-when-none-exists In this Article I take a look at SARI -
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Passer-by tells refugees welcome rally - "Ireland should Fck*n help their own people"

Passer-by tells refugees welcome rally - "Ireland should Fck*n help their own people"

A woman passing a refugees welcome rally in Clondalkin County Dublin on Saturday tells the organisers that - "Ireland should Fck*n help their own people, the government are all a pack of bast**ds". The lady became disgruntled on learning that the rally was for refugees and exclaimed that ..
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Clondalkin - Interview with Fianna Fail Man at Refugees Welcome Rally in Dublin

Clondalkin - Interview with Fianna Fail Man at Refugees Welcome Rally in Dublin

Around 100 people turned out for a Refugees Welcome Rally in Clondalkin Dublin on Saturday afternoon. The event which was organised by the People Before Profit Party and attended by its TDs Gino Kenny and Paul Murphy drew a number of members from political parties such as Fianna Fail and
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Clondalkin Residents carry signs including "unvetted unwelcome" at protest against centre for male asylum seekers

Clondalkin Residents carry signs including "unvetted unwelcome" at protest against centre for male asylum seekers

Placards reading "unvetted unwelcome", "women and children not safe. we are scared to walk our streets", "irish taxpayers funding foreign interests" and "not racist. not far-right. just concerned" were on display on Monday evening as residents in the Clondalkin area of Dublin took to the streets to
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Letters -  Safety First - Lessons should be learned from Paris terror attacks in 2015

Letters - Safety First - Lessons should be learned from Paris terror attacks in 2015

In November 2015 , 131 people were killed and 413 injured in terrorist attacks in Paris . It was later reported in the Washington Post how four members of the terrorist cell had arrived in Greece on migrant boats from Turkey with fake documents posing
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East Wall Residents - "we are afraid for our women and children . there were puddles of blood in front of entrance twice. gardai coming 3 or 4 ti

East Wall Residents - "we are afraid for our women and children . there were puddles of blood in front of entrance twice. gardai coming 3 or 4 ti

Residents living beside an office building housing asylum seekers in East Wall said that "puddles of blood" were found on two occasions outside the facility and Gardai are arriving 3 or 4 times a week to the centre. The Residents from the Lighthouse Apartments who share a communal
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Letters : Could Schools like Castleknock College and Wealthier areas offer Asylum Seekers a better future?

Letters : Could Schools like Castleknock College and Wealthier areas offer Asylum Seekers a better future?

With the current trend towards moving asylum seekers into socially deprived areas that are already struggling with resource shortages and if its a case that the government are not going to control our borders and continue with its current system, then I ask the question - Would
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Letters - Politicians underestimating level of concern around immigration

Letters - Politicians underestimating level of concern around immigration

While our Politicians steamroll ahead with whatever it is that they are doing, and whatever that is, ordinary people are not seeing the benefits on the ground with increasing homelessness, hospital waiting lists, cost of living and crime, there is increased alienation of people who see issues important
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Ballymun : Hotel which closed its doors to Homeless in 2021 now housing asylum seekers

Ballymun : Hotel which closed its doors to Homeless in 2021 now housing asylum seekers

There were angry scenes in Ballymun in North Dublin over the weekend as up to a thousand people gathered outside the Travelodge Hotel in Ballymun to protest the government's decision to use the facility as an accommodation centre for asylum seekers. It is understood the Hotel which closed its doors
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Dublin : East Wall Protests enter 5th week . Organisers demand end to "open door" migration

Dublin : East Wall Protests enter 5th week . Organisers demand end to "open door" migration

Large numbers of people turned out accross the inner city on Friday for a series of protests against the government's immigration policies. The protests which are now in their fifth week running began in November when the state began moving large numbers of male asylum seekers into
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New Year marked with growing protests over migration as parents in Drimnagh take to streets

New Year marked with growing protests over migration as parents in Drimnagh take to streets

As 2023 gets underway, the issue of migration has become a contentious issue for many communities accross Ireland. With news that 2022 hit a 20 year record high for asylum applications here with 22% of tourist accommodation now being used to accommodate refugees and asylum seekers in addition to
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Waterford - Ireland's oldest Hotel 'Lismore House' to re-open as centre for Asylum Seekers

Waterford - Ireland's oldest Hotel 'Lismore House' to re-open as centre for Asylum Seekers

The Lismore House Hotel located in the Picturesque Town of Lismore in County Waterford is to re-open as an Accommodation Centre for up to 112 Asylum Seekers in early February. Nestled on the banks of the River Blackwater at the foot of the Knockmealdown mountains, the Hotel which was
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Jan 6th - Final day of Christmas in Ireland but Christmas Eve in Russia and Ukraine

Jan 6th - Final day of Christmas in Ireland but Christmas Eve in Russia and Ukraine

January 6th, the feast of the Epiphany marks the final 12th day of Christmas for Roman Catholics here in Ireland but for Orthodox Catholics around the world it is Christmas Eve. The Orthodox Catholic Church (also called the Orthodox Church or Eastern Orthodox Church) which has some 260 million followers worldwide (half
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Ballymun : Hotel which closed its doors to Homeless in 2021 now housing asylum seekers

Ballymun : Hotel which closed its doors to Homeless in 2021 now housing asylum seekers

There were angry scenes in Ballymun in North Dublin over the weekend as up to a thousand people gathered outside the Travelodge Hotel in Ballymun to protest the government's decision to use the facility as an accommodation centre for asylum seekers. It is understood the Hotel which closed its doors
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Clondalkin - Interview with Fianna Fail Man at Refugees Welcome Rally in Dublin

Clondalkin - Interview with Fianna Fail Man at Refugees Welcome Rally in Dublin

Around 100 people turned out for a Refugees Welcome Rally in Clondalkin Dublin on Saturday afternoon. The event which was organised by the People Before Profit Party and attended by its TDs Gino Kenny and Paul Murphy drew a number of members from political parties such as Fianna Fail and
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Letters : Could Schools like Castleknock College and Wealthier areas offer Asylum Seekers a better future?

Letters : Could Schools like Castleknock College and Wealthier areas offer Asylum Seekers a better future?

With the current trend towards moving asylum seekers into socially deprived areas that are already struggling with resource shortages and if its a case that the government are not going to control our borders and continue with its current system, then I ask the question - Would
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Four Georgians and Four Algerians charged over new year's day stabbing melee at Hotel Killarney

Four Georgians and Four Algerians charged over new year's day stabbing melee at Hotel Killarney

Four Georgian and Four Algerian asylum seekers appeared before Killarney district court on Tuesday charged with violent disorder following a new year's day stabbing melee at an accommodation centre in Killarney County Kerry. The Court heard that up to 20 men were involved in the fight at the
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Dublin: Three hospitalised following fight between Asylum Seekers at Citywest Hotel

Dublin: Three hospitalised following fight between Asylum Seekers at Citywest Hotel

Three people were taken to hospital on Monday following a fight between Georgian and Algerian Asylum Seekers at the Citywest Hotel Accommodation Centre in Dublin. Gardai said they were called to the scene of a public order incident at Citywest following a disturbance involving a group of males .
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Shocking Footage shows asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at Dublin Office

Shocking Footage shows asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at Dublin Office

Shocking Footage has emerged showing an asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at a Dublin Office after he was told there was no money to give him. The Man of African Origin has a Travel Case with him and appears to have recently arrived in Dublin. The
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Waterford - Ireland's oldest Hotel 'Lismore House' to re-open as centre for Asylum Seekers

Waterford - Ireland's oldest Hotel 'Lismore House' to re-open as centre for Asylum Seekers

The Lismore House Hotel located in the Picturesque Town of Lismore in County Waterford is to re-open as an Accommodation Centre for up to 112 Asylum Seekers in early February. Nestled on the banks of the River Blackwater at the foot of the Knockmealdown mountains, the Hotel which was
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Final Thoughts - Wilson's Hospital School - Enoch Burke

Final Thoughts - Wilson's Hospital School - Enoch Burke

The issue of transgenderism , raised by teacher Burke at Wilson's Hospital School was an important one for the school and society in general because if School Management now believe that pupils can identity as - whatever - what does this mean : Can male pupils at Wilsons
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Watch : Teacher describes sexualisation of children in schools as "very worrying"

Watch : Teacher describes sexualisation of children in schools as "very worrying"

Mary Creedon, a Secondary School teacher of SPHE has described the sexualisation of children in our schools as "very worrying" and said that new curriculum around gender identity will make children doubt they were born into the right body. The NCCA have developed a highly sexualised RSE Programme with an
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Passer-by tells refugees welcome rally - "Ireland should Fck*n help their own people"

Passer-by tells refugees welcome rally - "Ireland should Fck*n help their own people"

A woman passing a refugees welcome rally in Clondalkin County Dublin on Saturday tells the organisers that - "Ireland should Fck*n help their own people, the government are all a pack of bast**ds". The lady became disgruntled on learning that the rally was for refugees and exclaimed that ..
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Enoch Burke says claims about him "annoying other prisoners" were "made up" as defamation case continues against newspaper

Enoch Burke says claims about him "annoying other prisoners" were "made up" as defamation case continues against newspaper

Jailed Teacher Enoch Burke has described claims in a Sunday Independent Article which alleged he was."moved to a new jail cell for his own safety" because he was "annoying other prisoners".. as - "made up" . The Article entitled .. "Enoch Burke moved to new jail cell for his
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Clondalkin - Interview with Fianna Fail Man at Refugees Welcome Rally in Dublin

Clondalkin - Interview with Fianna Fail Man at Refugees Welcome Rally in Dublin

Around 100 people turned out for a Refugees Welcome Rally in Clondalkin Dublin on Saturday afternoon. The event which was organised by the People Before Profit Party and attended by its TDs Gino Kenny and Paul Murphy drew a number of members from political parties such as Fianna Fail and
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Dublin Says No rally attracts large crowds in Dublin City Centre

Dublin Says No rally attracts large crowds in Dublin City Centre

Hundreds of People gathered at the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin City Centre on Saturday as concerns grow over the government's policies on Immigration and its impact on local communities. The 'Dublin Says No' Rally brought together a number of communities from Working Class Areas of Dublin where they
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Clondalkin Residents carry signs including "unvetted unwelcome" at protest against centre for male asylum seekers

Clondalkin Residents carry signs including "unvetted unwelcome" at protest against centre for male asylum seekers

Placards reading "unvetted unwelcome", "women and children not safe. we are scared to walk our streets", "irish taxpayers funding foreign interests" and "not racist. not far-right. just concerned" were on display on Monday evening as residents in the Clondalkin area of Dublin took to the streets to
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Ivaus ☘🇮🇪💚

Jan 26 , 9:54 am
UNvetted Criminals OK according to Martin n McEntee- but their not victims of violence or crime.
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dublin lad

Jan 26 , 9:32 am
the poor staff are terrified. this has to stop . we need to keep our people safe and control our borders.
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Ivaus ☘🇮🇪💚

Jan 26 , 3:10 am
Freedoms are Sacrosanct-Burke proved where Constitution Failed and Govt. others stole them
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ordinary man

Jan 25 , 5:22 pm
shaw should have never resigned. he should have stood and fought his corner.
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biology isn't bigotry

Jan 25 , 4:42 pm
gender dysphoria is a sickness that needs treatment. most will grow out of it but encouraging it is dangerous especially in young children
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Parents Matter

Jan 25 , 10:49 am
imagine sending your children to a school that treats its Staff in such a manner, church of ireland should be deeply ashamed of this school
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Ivaus ☘🇮🇪💚

Jan 25 , 7:44 am
Increased Asylum seekers,increased refugees,increase Garda,increase homeless Irish,increase tax burden,well done gullible.
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just saying

Jan 24 , 4:16 pm
John Pratt claims to speak for everyone in waterford. he doesn't. lots of concerned folk against this
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Port Láirge

Jan 24 , 3:43 pm
what about the business community in lismore , do they not get a say. these hotels are needed for tourism to keep people afloat during these difficult times
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the big fella

Jan 24 , 12:47 pm
big divide in ireland now. you have those being paid by the NGOS and getting EU grants to toe the line vs everyone else

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Shocking Footage shows asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at Dublin Office

Shocking Footage shows asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at Dublin Office

Shocking Footage has emerged showing an asylum seeker threatening to kill female staff at a Dublin Office after he was told there was no money to give him. The Man of African Origin has a Travel Case with him and appears to have recently arrived in Dublin. The
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Final Thoughts - Wilson's Hospital School - Enoch Burke

Final Thoughts - Wilson's Hospital School - Enoch Burke

The issue of transgenderism , raised by teacher Burke at Wilson's Hospital School was an important one for the school and society in general because if School Management now believe that pupils can identity as - whatever - what does this mean : Can male pupils at Wilsons
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