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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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Former Irish President Slams Catholic Church as ‘Empire of Misogyny’

Former Irish President Slams Catholic Church as ‘Empire of Misogyny’

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Speaking in Rome on International Womens Day, former president of Ireland Mary McAleese railed against the Catholic Church for its views on gay marriage and abortion, calling on the Church to eradicate the toxic virus of misogyny.A Church that is homophobic and anti-abortion is not the Church of the future,
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10% rise in Homeless People since December alone

10% rise in Homeless People since December alone

An extra 908 people have become homeless since December alone , bringing the total number of Homeless in Ireland to 9,825 people according to figures released by the Government on Friday. The Quarterly Progress Report published on Friday shows that t here were 9,825 people in emergency accommodation at
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Letters : Rally for Life returns to Dublin after 2 year absence

Letters : Rally for Life returns to Dublin after 2 year absence

We only enter this world once , Give em a chance . The All Ireland Rally for Life is back . After 2 years of Covid Lockdown , Ireland's biggest Pro-Life Event takes place on Saturday 2nd July at the Garden of Remembrance on Parnell Square in
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A Legal look at Rainbow Pedestrian Crossings . Are they legal ?

A Legal look at Rainbow Pedestrian Crossings . Are they legal ?

Throughout the history of the state , the sole purpose of road markings in Ireland has always been about keeping people safe on our Roads , keeping motorists safe while driving and pedestrians safe while crossing . For the first time ever in our History , Road Markings have
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Justice Minister says her home too remote for refugee but others should "give up property" without force

Justice Minister says her home too remote for refugee but others should "give up property" without force

The Justice Minister Helen McEntee has expressed doubt about offering a room in her County Meath Home to a Ukrainian Refugee . Speaking to the Irish Independent , Minister McEntee said her home is .. "miles from anywhere. You can’t really walk anywhere" , and the refugee might
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Tallaght : 3 year old run over by Scrambler Bike 'lucky to be alive' says mother

Tallaght : 3 year old run over by Scrambler Bike 'lucky to be alive' says mother

A 3 year old girl is in hospital with a broken shoulder bone and facial injuries after she was run over by a Scrambler Bike in Seán Walsh Park in Tallaght on Friday afternoon. The little girl was out walking with her Mother when the bike ran into
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Letters : Politicians laughing and joking at Vigil for Murdered Sligo men ??

Letters : Politicians laughing and joking at Vigil for Murdered Sligo men ??

This picture was taken at a vigil in Dublin for murdered Sligo Men Michael Snee and Aiden Moffitt who's bodies were found with grotesque injuries at their homes in Sligo earlier this week. For some politicians , A deeply sad occasion was almost like a Celebration . I f
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Man charged with gay murders in Sligo arrived under Refugee Programme garda source says

Man charged with gay murders in Sligo arrived under Refugee Programme garda source says

A 22 year-old man has been charged with the brutal murder of two gay men at their own homes in Sligo and stabbing another gay man in the eye. Yousef Palani was shouted at by onlookers as he arrived into court accused of murdering Michael Snee, 58, and Aiden
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Middle Eastern Man arrested in connection with Murder of two Gay Men in Sligo

Middle Eastern Man arrested in connection with Murder of two Gay Men in Sligo

A 22 year old man of middle eastern orgin has been arrested by Gardai in Sligo in connection with the double murder of two gay men at their homes in Sligo town this week . Gardai believe the two victims , Michael Snee, 58, and Aidan Moffitt, 41 were befriended
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Easter Proclamation 1916 , Irishmen and Irishwomen

Easter Proclamation 1916 , Irishmen and Irishwomen

THE PROCLAMATION OF POBLACHT NA H E IREANN THE PROVISIONAL GOVERNMENT OF THE IRISH REPUBLIC TO THE PEOPLE OF IRELAND IRISHMEN AND IRISHWOMEN : In the name of God and of the dead generations from which
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Green Party Councillor says Fuel Prices "Far too LOW" as he hits out at Trucker Protest

Green Party Councillor says Fuel Prices "Far too LOW" as he hits out at Trucker Protest

A Green Party Councillor in Sandyford has hit out at a Protest over rising fuel prices describing current prices as - "Far too Low given the climate crisis" . Green Party Councillor Oisín O'Connor made the remarks in a series of online attacks ridiculing a protest by Truck
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Watch :  Lynn Boylan finds it funny that someone might want to pray for an aborted child

Watch : Lynn Boylan finds it funny that someone might want to pray for an aborted child

A video of an Oireachtas debate on Thursday on the issue of abotion , shows Sinn Fein Senator Lynn Boylan giggling as she says the word 'abortion' in the context of people who pray outside abortion clinics . Boylan says they can "Pray down the road" before backing a new
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Praying outside abortion clinic could result in 5 Year Jail term under proposed law

Praying outside abortion clinic could result in 5 Year Jail term under proposed law

A person found to be praying outside an abortion facility could be imprisoned for a 5 year jail term under new laws passed by the Seanad on Thursday. The Safe Access to Termination of Pregnancy Services Bill 2021 which is intended to .. "protect individuals facilitating termination of pregnancy from harassment"
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Letters : Cork City FC - FCCB ultras dragging the club towards left wing politics like St Pauli

Letters : Cork City FC - FCCB ultras dragging the club towards left wing politics like St Pauli

Last Month , Cork City FC agreed to promote an event by a supporters club called FCCB ultras (First Cork City Brigade Ultras) for an Easter Egg Charity Collection . A Spokesperson for the Club explained .. "They are collecting Easter Eggs for Charities and the Club has assisted
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Letters : Littering - Stickering street furniture is an illegal offence under the Litter Pollution Act

Letters : Littering - Stickering street furniture is an illegal offence under the Litter Pollution Act

Like a lot of people I take pride in my area and I dont like to see littering of any kind. In some respects , stickering street furniture like Road Signs, Esb Boxes, Lampposts, Bins etc is the worst form of littering because someone is sticking their rubbish permanently to
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Cork : Safety Concerns as Convicted Killer Marius Rucinskas loose after beating wife in horrific attack

Cork : Safety Concerns as Convicted Killer Marius Rucinskas loose after beating wife in horrific attack

The case of Lithuanian Man Marius Rucinskas who came to Ireland after finishing a Jail term for Murder in Lithuania and subsequently seriously assaulted his wife here , raises serious concerns about the safety of Women in Ireland and the danger our Immigration laws pose to ordinary people .
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Listen: Tipperary woman who welcomed refugee says home was used for prostitution

Listen: Tipperary woman who welcomed refugee says home was used for prostitution

Speaking to Tipp FM radio on Tuesday , a Tipperary woman named Helen says her home was used as a base for prostitution by a Ukrainian refugee . Helen explained that she met the Ukrainian woman who had a 7 year old child in an online group
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Florida passes new law to prevent sexualization of school children and give more rights to parents

Florida passes new law to prevent sexualization of school children and give more rights to parents

On Monday , Florida's Governor Ron DeSantis signed the Parental Rights in Education Bill (House Bill 1557) which gives parents more rights over their child's education and prohibits instruction on sexual orientation or gender identity in primary schoools or instruction thats not age appropriate, and requires school districts to adopt
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20,000 gather in Madrid in annual protest against Socialist Party's Abortion Laws

20,000 gather in Madrid in annual protest against Socialist Party's Abortion Laws

Some 20,000 people gathered in Madrid on Sunday , in an annual protest against Abortion laws introduced by Spain's Socialist Workers Party in 1985 and continued attempts by the Socialist Government to further liberalize abortion. Demonstrators carried signs reading "Abortion is not right" and chanting "More respect for life" as they marched
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Letters: Dungarvan Pride - Drag Queen explicit behaviour at "fun for all ages" event

Letters: Dungarvan Pride - Drag Queen explicit behaviour at "fun for all ages" event

On Saturday 18th of June , Dungarvan in County Waterford held its first Pride Festival at Walton Park. The event which was sponsored by Waterford City/County Council and GSK Dungarvan , was billed as "fun for all ages" and described as "an event for everyone" by Emilene Stafford co-chair of
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Women's Council AGM criticised over exclusion of biological women campaign group

Women's Council AGM criticised over exclusion of biological women campaign group

A group campaigning to preserve women's spaces for biological women has criticised the National Women's Council of Ireland over its exclusion from the Annual General Meeting on Thursday . The Countess which launched in 2020 to preserve biological women's spaces including a campaign to preserve single sex toilets in
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The long Walk . Galway Man to walk to Brussels to highlight Cost of Living and Homeless crisis

The long Walk . Galway Man to walk to Brussels to highlight Cost of Living and Homeless crisis

A Galway Man is to begin a 28 day Walk to the EU Commission in Brussels on Monday to highlight Homeless and Cost of Living Crisis in Ireland. Alan Sweeney from Kilcolgan in Galway will kickstart his marathon 605 mile (974km) Walk on Monday June 27th from Kilcolgan to Dublin Port
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Watch : Journalists manhandled and refused entry to Sinn Fein Public Meeting at Liberty Hall

Watch : Journalists manhandled and refused entry to Sinn Fein Public Meeting at Liberty Hall

A Video has emerged of an incident in which Journalists from the Irish Inquiry were manhandled and refused entry to a public meeting organised by Mary Lou Mcdonald and Michelle O'Neill of Sinn Fein . The Public Meeting entitled "time for change" which took place at Liberty Hall on Tuesday
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Watch - Minister Darragh O'Brien says he wont support any cap on immigration or asylum

Watch - Minister Darragh O'Brien says he wont support any cap on immigration or asylum

Speaking in the Dail , Fianna Fail's Minister for Housing Darragh O'Brien said the government wont support any cap on immigration or asylum into Ireland or any cap on the number of Ukrainians. The Minister's angry response was to a question posed by Laois–Offaly TD Carol Nolan in which she
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Letters - I'm a biological man and I dont know what it "feels like" to be a man. So how could a Trans Man ?

Letters - I'm a biological man and I dont know what it "feels like" to be a man. So how could a Trans Man ?

I'm a biological man assigned male at Birth and I dont even know what it "feels like" to be a man because there is no "feeling" . So when a woman says they are changing their gender because they - "feel like a man inside" , I challenge them on
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Letters: Dungarvan Pride - Drag Queen explicit behaviour at "fun for all ages" event

Letters: Dungarvan Pride - Drag Queen explicit behaviour at "fun for all ages" event

On Saturday 18th of June , Dungarvan in County Waterford held its first Pride Festival at Walton Park. The event which was sponsored by Waterford City/County Council and GSK Dungarvan , was billed as "fun for all ages" and described as "an event for everyone" by Emilene Stafford co-chair of
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Fighting breaks out between asylum seekers at Red Cow Hotel Reception centre in Dublin

Fighting breaks out between asylum seekers at Red Cow Hotel Reception centre in Dublin

The Red Cow Moran Hotel in Clondalkin Dublin was the scene of a violent fight between groups of asylum seekers earlier this week as tensions mount between rival gangs. According to a Government Report published on 13th February, the Hotel is operating as a reception centre for
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Watch - Minister Darragh O'Brien says he wont support any cap on immigration or asylum

Watch - Minister Darragh O'Brien says he wont support any cap on immigration or asylum

Speaking in the Dail , Fianna Fail's Minister for Housing Darragh O'Brien said the government wont support any cap on immigration or asylum into Ireland or any cap on the number of Ukrainians. The Minister's angry response was to a question posed by Laois–Offaly TD Carol Nolan in which she
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USA - Homeland Security Warns Pro-Life groups of likely attacks from "extremist group"

USA - Homeland Security Warns Pro-Life groups of likely attacks from "extremist group"

The Department of Homeland Security in America has warned Catholic Churches and Pro-Life Organisations accross the Country that they face likely attacks from an 'extremist' abortion group should the US Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade , the 1973 decision that legalised abortion in america. In a memo circulated by the Diocese
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US Supreme Court overturns law that required States to permit abortions

US Supreme Court overturns law that required States to permit abortions

The US Supreme Court has struck out a 1973 abortion ruling (Roe v. Wade) which required all states to permit abortions . In a Final Ruling issued on Friday Justice Samuel Alito wrote that Roe v. Wade was .. "egregiously wrong and deeply damaging" .."was on a collision
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The long Walk . Galway Man to walk to Brussels to highlight Cost of Living and Homeless crisis

The long Walk . Galway Man to walk to Brussels to highlight Cost of Living and Homeless crisis

A Galway Man is to begin a 28 day Walk to the EU Commission in Brussels on Monday to highlight Homeless and Cost of Living Crisis in Ireland. Alan Sweeney from Kilcolgan in Galway will kickstart his marathon 605 mile (974km) Walk on Monday June 27th from Kilcolgan to Dublin Port
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Watch : Journalists manhandled and refused entry to Sinn Fein Public Meeting at Liberty Hall

Watch : Journalists manhandled and refused entry to Sinn Fein Public Meeting at Liberty Hall

A Video has emerged of an incident in which Journalists from the Irish Inquiry were manhandled and refused entry to a public meeting organised by Mary Lou Mcdonald and Michelle O'Neill of Sinn Fein . The Public Meeting entitled "time for change" which took place at Liberty Hall on Tuesday
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Letters : Rally for Life returns to Dublin after 2 year absence

Letters : Rally for Life returns to Dublin after 2 year absence

We only enter this world once , Give em a chance . The All Ireland Rally for Life is back . After 2 years of Covid Lockdown , Ireland's biggest Pro-Life Event takes place on Saturday 2nd July at the Garden of Remembrance on Parnell Square in
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USA . Abortion campaigners attack Churches and set fire to Buildings in week of violence

USA . Abortion campaigners attack Churches and set fire to Buildings in week of violence

It was a scary week for Catholics and Pro-life people in America who became the target of Abortion activist anger over a US Supreme Court draft decision to remove Federal Abortion Law (Roe v Wade 1973) requiring states to carry out abortions. On Sunday Morning , The Headquarters of
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Women's Council AGM criticised over exclusion of biological women campaign group

Women's Council AGM criticised over exclusion of biological women campaign group

A group campaigning to preserve women's spaces for biological women has criticised the National Women's Council of Ireland over its exclusion from the Annual General Meeting on Thursday . The Countess which launched in 2020 to preserve biological women's spaces including a campaign to preserve single sex toilets in
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dublin lad

Jun 25 , 2:39 pm
fair play to this man , not many that would walk 600 miles for their country. note i like to use miles instead of km , km was imposed on us by the EU Commission , miles was always a tradition. easier to visualize too
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Port Láirge

Jun 25 , 11:54 am
the whole thing is gone over the top . a month long celebration of peoples sexual habits. its mad really when you think about it.

Super Hero

Jun 25 , 9:17 am
brilliant news from the US . lot of work to be done in Ireland , commies still in control but slowly change can happen.
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peace and justice

Jun 24 , 6:23 pm
SCOTUS made the right decision, these things should be up to individual states to decide. most states will probably ban it now which is good news for those waiting to be born.
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Irish Sovereignty

Jun 24 , 3:32 pm
brown envelopes , planning corruption , 2 x Nice , 2 x Lisbon , economic collapse yet decent people wont change their vote . cant understand it.

just saying

Jun 24 , 1:51 pm
same gene pool as antifa i'd imagine . always me me me , only my world views count.
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Government Artist

Jun 24 , 8:22 am
remember the speech by De Valera ,"The Ireland that we dreamed of", if he could see what his party has created now and how far away it is from that dream

Government Artist

Jun 24 , 8:18 am
as pointed out by just saying , people will still vote for him on the basis of some historic family loyalty to the party. this is why ireland is cracking up and going down fast

Ivaus ☘

Jun 23 , 8:05 pm
IRELAND-2022, Is a Drag, full of Queens...who lost their marbles.

Ivaus ☘

Jun 23 , 7:57 pm
DUMB- Dork O Brain, does not represent the majority of Irish Households. He can EXPORT his STUPIDITY and go where it's welcome, NOWHERE

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