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Highlights: Dundalk 1 - Saints 1 (17/04/2021)

Highlights: Dundalk 1 - Saints 1 (17/04/2021)

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Highlights | Dundalk FC 1-1 St Patrick's Athletic

Highlights | Dundalk FC 1-1 St Patrick's Athletic

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Match Highlights | Shamrock Rovers 2-1 Longford Town | 17 April 2021

Match Highlights | Shamrock Rovers 2-1 Longford Town | 17 April 2021

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Sean Gannon v Longford Town | 17 April 2021

Sean Gannon v Longford Town | 17 April 2021

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Graham Burke v Longford Town | 17 April 2021

Graham Burke v Longford Town | 17 April 2021

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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
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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
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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
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Planning System needs to change , more input from councillors needed

Planning System needs to change , more input from councillors needed

The planning system in Ireland is not a fair system and is deeply flawed . Planning Applications are decided on by a tiny number of people working in Local Authorities and An Bord Pleanala . At Local Authority level , just two civil servants called planning officers can sign
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Dublin : new Gang Music trend could spark London type violence here

Dublin : new Gang Music trend could spark London type violence here

A worrying trend is emerging in Ireland and that is Drill music . Drill Music is a violent gang related form of music with violent tones and aggressive language often talking about knifing people and other violent acts . It originated from the Chicago gang scene around 2010 and spread
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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
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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
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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
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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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Drogheda - Give up yer aul booze , Man goes Teecrazy in Tesco

Drogheda - Give up yer aul booze , Man goes Teecrazy in Tesco

Drogheda , Wednesday 21 October , Man goes crazy in Tesco smashing dozens of whiskey and wine bottles . The 33 year old man was subsequently arrested and appeared before Dundalk District Court .
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Watch - Galway Homeless are fighting back

Watch - Galway Homeless are fighting back

Homeless people in Galway have begun to mobilise in the City's Eyre Square to voice their frustrations with government . The homeless people were confronted by a number of counter protesters allegedly organised through Galway City Council . The protests follow news that the government has spent millions securing
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Watch - Morgan Freeman Speaks Against Black History Month

Watch - Morgan Freeman Speaks Against Black History Month

Black History Month takes place in just Five Countries around the World . It was started in the USA by students at Kent State University Ohio and spread to the UK , Canada , the Netherlands and recently Ireland . In the USA and Canada it takes place in February
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Video: Two minutes silence for two homeless men who threw themselves into river Liffey

Video: Two minutes silence for two homeless men who threw themselves into river Liffey

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Two minutes silence was held on O'Connell Bridge in Dublin on Saturday and a Wreath laid for two homeless men who commit suicide by jumping into the cold waters of the River Liffey in Dublin . Speaking at the event organised by the Anti Corruption Ireland movement , Dolores Webster
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Video : Thousands take part in Anti Lockdown rally in Dublin

Video : Thousands take part in Anti Lockdown rally in Dublin

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Thousands take part in Time for Change Rally in Dublin Saturday , 12 September 2020 . The protesters are calling for an end to Covid-19 restrictions .
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American Tourist in Dublin - "I hardly saw any Irish People"

American Tourist in Dublin - "I hardly saw any Irish People"

An American Tourist visiting Dublin City Centre says she "hardly saw any Irish people" . a bit surprised at how many Foreign people I saw in the city , I hardly saw any Irish people . Its kinda like New York City in a way
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Belfast : Socialist republicans attack Irish Freedom Party Stall

Belfast : Socialist republicans attack Irish Freedom Party Stall

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A stall set up by members of the Irish Freedom Party in Belfast over the Weekend was attacked by members of the socialist republican groups Lasair Dhearg , IRSP and Saoradh . Footage of the attack posted on the twitter page of Lasair Dhearg and the IRSP show a
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Watch : Police call to man's home over 'offensive' Facebook comments

Watch : Police call to man's home over 'offensive' Facebook comments

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The moment Police in the UK call to man's home over comments reported by another user on Facebook as being offensive . Man asks Police what exactly he has done wrong and what is the charge , Police man replies "malicious communications" .. "malicious communications is making comments on
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Nantes Cathedral Fire

Nantes Cathedral Fire

More than Sixty Firefighters have spent the morning tackling a large Fire in the Nantes Cathedral in France . The fire broke out shortly after 7am , the cause of the fire is still unkown . Nantes Cathedral (the Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul of Nantes) began construction in
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Man arrested in row over face Mask on Bus

Man arrested in row over face Mask on Bus

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A Man travelling on a Bus from Dublin to Mayo is arrested after refusing to wear Face Mask . Gets into row with Gardai after Bus Driver makes complaint , Man says he has medical condition were he cant wear a face mask .
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Actor John Connors Speaks at Hands off our Kids Rally in Dublin

Actor John Connors Speaks at Hands off our Kids Rally in Dublin

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Actor John Connors addresses Hands off our Kids Rally in Dublin , Saturday July 11th .
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Barking Mad - Man walking his human dogs at gay pride parade

Barking Mad - Man walking his human dogs at gay pride parade

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Man out for stroll with Human Dogs at Gay Pride Parade
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Spotlight :  Amhrán na bhFiann

Spotlight : Amhrán na bhFiann

Our National Anthem Amhrán na bhFiann or ‘The Soldier's Song’ was sung at the GPO during the Easter Rising of 1916 . The words were written by Peadar Kearney in 1910 and the music composed by Patrick Heeney .It was translated into irish by Liam Ring in late 1916
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Trans guy has meltdown when shopkeeper refers to him as 'sir'

Trans guy has meltdown when shopkeeper refers to him as 'sir'

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Video : Free Speech Rally in Dublin 14th Dec 2019

Video : Free Speech Rally in Dublin 14th Dec 2019

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Footage of free speech rally in Dublin , Saturday 14th December 2019 .
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Free Speech Rally in Dublin 16 November 2019

Free Speech Rally in Dublin 16 November 2019

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Footage from Free Speech Rally in Dublin Saturday 16 November 2019 .
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Interview with Ray Bassett about Hate Speech Legislation

Interview with Ray Bassett about Hate Speech Legislation

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Dr Ray Bassett , Former Irish Ambassador to Canada, Jamaica and Bahamas talks to Ben Scallon of the Irish Freedom Party about government plans to introduce new Hate Speech Legislation in Ireland in 2020 .
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Watch : Carrickmacross locals hold public meeting to discuss Direct Provision

Watch : Carrickmacross locals hold public meeting to discuss Direct Provision

Locals in Carrickmacross , Co Monaghan hold outdoor public meeting to discuss ongoing migrant problems in the town and Direct Provision.
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London : Angry Commuters drag XR Protester from roof of Train

London : Angry Commuters drag XR Protester from roof of Train

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Anger boils over as London Commuters drag Extinction Rebellion protester from roof of train in Canning Town . Extinction Rebellion (XR) , the climate change protest group which has been wreaking havoc with London transport , disrupting railway services , road networks and airports resulting in long
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Barking Mad - Man walking his human dogs at gay pride parade

Barking Mad - Man walking his human dogs at gay pride parade

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Man out for stroll with Human Dogs at Gay Pride Parade
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Watch - Morgan Freeman Speaks Against Black History Month

Watch - Morgan Freeman Speaks Against Black History Month

Black History Month takes place in just Five Countries around the World . It was started in the USA by students at Kent State University Ohio and spread to the UK , Canada , the Netherlands and recently Ireland . In the USA and Canada it takes place in February
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Video: Two minutes silence for two homeless men who threw themselves into river Liffey

Video: Two minutes silence for two homeless men who threw themselves into river Liffey

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Two minutes silence was held on O'Connell Bridge in Dublin on Saturday and a Wreath laid for two homeless men who commit suicide by jumping into the cold waters of the River Liffey in Dublin . Speaking at the event organised by the Anti Corruption Ireland movement , Dolores Webster
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Drogheda - Give up yer aul booze , Man goes Teecrazy in Tesco

Drogheda - Give up yer aul booze , Man goes Teecrazy in Tesco

Drogheda , Wednesday 21 October , Man goes crazy in Tesco smashing dozens of whiskey and wine bottles . The 33 year old man was subsequently arrested and appeared before Dundalk District Court .
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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
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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
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Belfast : Socialist republicans attack Irish Freedom Party Stall

Belfast : Socialist republicans attack Irish Freedom Party Stall

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A stall set up by members of the Irish Freedom Party in Belfast over the Weekend was attacked by members of the socialist republican groups Lasair Dhearg , IRSP and Saoradh . Footage of the attack posted on the twitter page of Lasair Dhearg and the IRSP show a
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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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Greece - illegal Migrants set Country on Fire in rampage through countryside

Greece - illegal Migrants set Country on Fire in rampage through countryside

illegal Migrants rampage through greece setting country on Fire , Millions of illegal Migrants have descended on the country from the middle east and africa over the past number of years .
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Enda's new Press Officer spills the beans on same sex marriage

Enda's new Press Officer spills the beans on same sex marriage

In January 2015, Enda Kenny promised to take part in a live studio debate on same sex marriage , now his new press officer comes clean on the whole thing .
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Broadcasting Complaint upheld over remark describing JK Rowling as "transphobic bigot"

Broadcasting Complaint upheld over remark describing JK Rowling as "transphobic bigot"

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has upheld a complaint against Today FM's The last Word with Matt Cooper show in relation to a remark describing British Author JK Rowling as a "transphobic bigot" . The complaint related to a broadcast last september in which panel members were discussing tweets made by Jedward alleging JK rowling was transphobic . In the course of the discussion , one of the panel members stated that JK Rowling had become a “transphobic bigot” The complainant claimed that this statement was not challenged by the presenter or any of the other panellists , it was a very serious accusation
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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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Rathfarnham - Planning application lodged for 241 Apartments at Stocking Avenue

Rathfarnham - Planning application lodged for 241 Apartments at Stocking Avenue

Ardstone homes ltd have applied to An Bord Pleanala for a strategic housing development consisting of 241 apartments in 8 blocks ranging in height from 3-6 storeys on a 2.98 hectare site at white pines east , north of s tocking avenue, woodstown, Dublin 16 . The development will include 93 one bedroom units and 148 two bedroom units with 204 on street car parking spaces . The site was the subject of two previous applications by the developer in June and November of last year . Both applications were referred back for amendment and further consideration which included reducing the number of units and removing the Build to Rent aspect of the scheme.
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Limerick councillor who called gardai on Rosary prayer group described as "sectarian"

Limerick councillor who called gardai on Rosary prayer group described as "sectarian"

The actions of a Limerick Councillor Elisa O'Donovan who shouted at Catholics to "pray in your own homes" before calling the Gardai on them on Palm Sunday has been described as "bigotry" and "sectarian" . The incident occurred outside the Sacred Heart Church in Limerick where around 30 parishoners had gathered to pray the rosary on Palm Sunday and was caught on camera by a local community activist Cathal McCarthy . The video footage showed Councillor Elisa O'Donovan approaching those gathered in a hostile manner and gets into an argument with one man holding his rosary beads before calling the Gardai on them - "theres a large gathering , I'd like
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