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The origins of MASI , state involvement , and sinister agenda in Ireland

The origins of MASI , state involvement , and sinister agenda in Ireland

The origins of MASI (movement of asylum seekers in Ireland) , state involvement and sinister agenda About 6 years ago , around 2015 , I noticed an event being advertised in the window of the local Intercutlural centre , it was something do with asylum seekers and I was curious to find out more . My area in Clondalkin has the largest direct provision centre in dublin called the towers hotel opened in 2006 . Following the opening of the direct provision centre , the Intercultural centre opened in 2008 . The intercultural centre is run by the South Dublin County Partnership (SDC) which is a
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Rewarding illegal migration will put people on the dole and increase social housing lists

Rewarding illegal migration will put people on the dole and increase social housing lists

The governments plan to grant an amnesty to "thousands" of illegal migrants is deeply flawed and will put huge pressure on social services . The first thing that happens when you make an illegal migrant legal is that their current employer will let them go . This is because their employer will not want to pay the legal minimum wage which the person will now be entitled to . When this happens , the person will either end up on the dole or will end up competing for jobs with people who entered this country legally unlike them . The illegal migrant will now also be entitled
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Conversion therapy ban and civil liberties

Conversion therapy ban and civil liberties

Conversion therapy is a form of therapy available to same sex attracted people who want to be heterosexual and to transgender people who want to be cisgender. The therapy usually involves participants undergoing counselling and talk sessions with the intent of changing their thinking . Four countries in the world ban the practice . These are Brazil, Ecuador, Germany and Malta . To a large extent the ban in these countries was due to the type of therapy being offered . Ireland would become only the Fifth Country in the world to ban the practice should a Bill before the Seanad become Law . The
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Should women walk behind their men

Should women walk behind their men

I live quite close to a Direct Provision centre in Dublin and I get to see a lot of the new arrivals out and about . On a few occasions now , I've observed middle eastern couples where the wife dressed in a Burqa walks behind the husband as he leads the way . Only today , a man was walking with his wife trailing behind about three metres . she was dressed in a pink burqa which I guess isn't as bad as all black but the husband turned to her and said something like hurry up or words along those lines . They both stopped
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Irish people being put in Danger , The threat posed by our Asylum Policy

Irish people being put in Danger , The threat posed by our Asylum Policy

In November 2015 , 131 people were killed and 413 injured in terrorist attacks in Paris . It was later revealed how a number of the attackers had came to europe through Greece posing as refugees and how one of the terrorists Abdelhamid Abaaoud had sent a scout to "map out" the migrant route into europe prior to the attacks . Just 6 months prior to the attacks , Libyan security advisor Abdul Basit Haroun had warned the people of Europe that Islamic State were sending operatives to Europe posing as refugees in an inteview with BBC's 5 Live Investigates team [link ] . Nobody Listened . In
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Busker Henry Street - Fairytale New York

Busker Henry Street - Fairytale New York

Up the Dubs . Short Clip of Busker on Henry Street in Dublin singing fairytale of New York .
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Interview with Cavan Priest cautioned by Gardai over public mass

Interview with Cavan Priest cautioned by Gardai over public mass

Interview with Fr P.J. Hughes, Parish Priest at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Mullahoran , Co Cavan , who was cautioned by Gardai for celebrating Sunday Mass in public and told he would face prosecution under Covid-19 regulations if he continued . Fr Hughes said Gardai arrived at the Church , stood at the Door and began turning Parishoners away from the Church .
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Asylum System - worker describes "unbelievable abuse" of Ireland's asylum system

Asylum System - worker describes "unbelievable abuse" of Ireland's asylum system

A caller to the Niall Boylan show that worked in the Asylum System in Ireland for 18 years has said the system is being abused and says only a very small number of the people he saw were genuine asylum seekers The amount of abuse I've seen in 18 years is unbelievable . people who have actually claimed asylum in other countries come to Ireland because we've the easiest system in the world . The caller says that during the period when Ireland had birthright citizenship , heavily pregnant women were arriving from the Airport , one person even gave birth in the office .
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Watch : Donegal Woman speaks against direct provision centre in her area

Watch : Donegal Woman speaks against direct provision centre in her area

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Claire Quinn who lives on the Donegal Derry border speaks against direct provision centre in her area . Statistics from the Department of Justice show that between 2001 to 2016 out of 54,000 asylum applications only 8% were deemed genuine refugees following face to face interviews with applicants . The top Countries of origin for asylum seekers entering Ireland in 2018 and 2019 were Albania and Georgia . click image to enlarge
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Modern Educayshun - Neel Kolhatkar's video on political correctness at University

Modern Educayshun - Neel Kolhatkar's video on political correctness at University

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Modern Educayshun was Written and directed by Australian Comic Neel Kolhatkar . The video delves into the potential dangers of a hypersensitive culture bred by social media and political correctness . The video has 16.4 million views to date .
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2020 PwC All-Stars

2020 PwC All-Stars

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2020 PwC All-Star Football Team

2020 PwC All-Star Football Team

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2020 PwC All-Star Hurling Team

2020 PwC All-Star Hurling Team

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Athletic Development Webinar

Athletic Development Webinar

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Longford C&G’s Youth Athletic Development

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February 5th, 2021Longford GAA Coaching & Games Team have this week launched an impressive Youth Athletic Development Programme. They aim to provide youth players and coaches with the tools and support through which they can engage in a progressive programme of development at a time that suits them.Speaking about
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Seamus Casey, St.John's GAA Club in Co. Sligo - Operation Transformation 2020

Seamus Casey, St.John's GAA Club in Co. Sligo - Operation Transformation 2020

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Healthy Clubs Review 2020

Healthy Clubs Review 2020

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Cathaoirleach Pádraig Ó Teachain addresses Leinster GAA Convention

Cathaoirleach Pádraig Ó Teachain addresses Leinster GAA Convention

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January 25th, 2021Tonight Leinster GAA Annual Convention was held virtually on Microsoft Teams. During the evening An Cathaoirleach Pdraig Teachain addressed the meeting. Below is his address in full; For all of us 2020 has been a landmark year for many of the wrong reasons. I have however
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Carlow GAA Keeping Schools Active

Carlow GAA Keeping Schools Active

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January 22nd, 2021This year has seen almost every area of work become adaptable to the virtual world. Games Development across the Province has been no different. Carlow GAA Games Development team are just the latest county to look at new ways of providing traditional support throughout their county. We
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Kevin McManamon goal- 2013 v Kerry

Kevin McManamon goal- 2013 v Kerry

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2018 Dublin Senior 1 Football Final- Kilmacud Crokes v St Judes

2018 Dublin Senior 1 Football Final- Kilmacud Crokes v St Judes

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GAANOW Rewind - 2020 GAA Football All-Ireland Final: Dublin v Mayo

GAANOW Rewind - 2020 GAA Football All-Ireland Final: Dublin v Mayo

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GAANOW Rewind - 1995 GAA Hurling All-Ireland Final: Clare v Offaly

GAANOW Rewind - 1995 GAA Hurling All-Ireland Final: Clare v Offaly

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GAANOW 2020 GAA Hurling All-Ireland Final: Limerick v Waterford

GAANOW 2020 GAA Hurling All-Ireland Final: Limerick v Waterford

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GAANOW Rewind - 1995 GAA Football All-Ireland Final: Dublin v Tyrone

GAANOW Rewind - 1995 GAA Football All-Ireland Final: Dublin v Tyrone

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Uachtarán CLG John Horan’s Christmas message 2020

Uachtarán CLG John Horan’s Christmas message 2020

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Merry Christmas 2020

Merry Christmas 2020

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GAANOW 2020 Top 10 Football Moments

GAANOW 2020 Top 10 Football Moments

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On The Spot with Ciarán Kilkenny

On The Spot with Ciarán Kilkenny

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Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Fixtures Confirmed

Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Fixtures Confirmed

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Home Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Rd 1 Fixtures Confirmed May 6th, 2021Today at a meeting of the CCC of Comhairle Laighean the dates and venues for Round 1 of the 2021 Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship were confirmed.The following games will take place on Sunday the
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Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Quarter Final Details

Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Quarter Final Details

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Home Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Quarter Final Details May 6th, 2021Today at a meeting of the CCC of Comhairle Laighean the dates and venues for the Quarter Finals of the 2021 Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship were confirmed.The following games will take place on Saturday the
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2021 Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Draw

2021 Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Draw

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Home 2021 Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Draw April 20th, 2021This morning live on RTE Radio 1 the draw for the 2021 Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship took place.The draw followed the below format;Bowl 1 Quarter-Finals Open Draw: Antrim, Dublin, Laois, Wexford Bowl 2 Semi Finals
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On The Spot with Nicole Owens

On The Spot with Nicole Owens

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GAA National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, talks to GAA.ie.

GAA National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, talks to GAA.ie.

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Keeping politics out of sport - New Leitrim sponsorship raises concerns over politicization of GAA

Keeping politics out of sport - New Leitrim sponsorship raises concerns over politicization of GAA

Concerns have been raised in relation to the GAA Constitution and its policies around political movements , playing gear and sponsorship following a decision by the Leitrim Hurling team to enter into a sponsorship deal with the Migrant Rights Centre in Dublin and the One Foundation . Under the sponsorship deal
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Mattie Kenny chats to DubsTV following League defeat to Kilkenny

Mattie Kenny chats to DubsTV following League defeat to Kilkenny

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Bord Gáis Energy Leinster GAA U20 Hurling Championship Draw

Bord Gáis Energy Leinster GAA U20 Hurling Championship Draw

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Home Bord Gis Energy Leinster GAA U20 Hurling Championship Draw May 13th, 2021Today the draw for the Bord Gis Energy Leinster GAA U20 Hurling Championship, Rounds 1 & 2 took place.The results of the draw are in full below.Posted under: Latest News May 13th, 2021 May
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Electric Ireland Leinster GAA Minor Football Championship Draw

Electric Ireland Leinster GAA Minor Football Championship Draw

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Home Electric Ireland Leinster GAA Minor Football Championship Draw May 13th, 2021Today the draw for the Electric Ireland Leinster GAA Minor Football Championship, Round 1 took place.The result of the draw is in full below. Following a draw for the Bye slot Dublin will enter the Championship
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EirGrid Leinster GAA U20 Football Championship Draw

EirGrid Leinster GAA U20 Football Championship Draw

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Home EirGrid Leinster GAA U20 Football Championship Draw May 13th, 2021Today the draw for the EirGrid Leinster GAA U20 Football Championship, Round 1 took place.The results of the draw are in full below. The draw for Round 2 will take immediately after the completion of the Round
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Dublin Senior Hurler Davy Keogh chats to DubsTV at AIG BoxClever Launch

Dublin Senior Hurler Davy Keogh chats to DubsTV at AIG BoxClever Launch

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Flashback: 2004 AIB GAA All-Ireland Club SFC Final - Caltra v An Ghaeltacht

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Dean Rock speaks to DubsTV at AIG BoxClever Launch ahead of new season

Dean Rock speaks to DubsTV at AIG BoxClever Launch ahead of new season

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Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Quarter Final Details

Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Quarter Final Details

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Home Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Quarter Final Details May 6th, 2021Today at a meeting of the CCC of Comhairle Laighean the dates and venues for the Quarter Finals of the 2021 Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship were confirmed.The following games will take place on Saturday the
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GAA National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, talks to GAA.ie.

GAA National Match Officials Manager, Donal Smyth, talks to GAA.ie.

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INTERVIEW | Athlone Town manager Adrian Carberry on the surprise start to the season

INTERVIEW | Athlone Town manager Adrian Carberry on the surprise start to the season

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WNL INTERVIEW | Aoife Horgan - Treaty United

WNL INTERVIEW | Aoife Horgan - Treaty United

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Sonni Nattestad | Finn Harps v Dundalk FC Preview

Sonni Nattestad | Finn Harps v Dundalk FC Preview

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Talking Saints Podcast | Alfie Lewis Interview

Talking Saints Podcast | Alfie Lewis Interview

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Talking Saints Podcast | Stephen O’Donnell Interview

Talking Saints Podcast | Stephen O’Donnell Interview

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Talking Saints Podcast | Chris Forrester On Good Form, POTM, Goals & Being Happy At Home

Talking Saints Podcast | Chris Forrester On Good Form, POTM, Goals & Being Happy At Home

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