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President Michael D pays respects to Antonio Gramsci - founder of Communist Party of Italy

President Michael D pays respects to Antonio Gramsci - founder of Communist Party of Italy

Continuing his Tour of Rome President Michael D Higgins stopped at the grave of Antonio Gramsci and paid his respect to the man who founded and led the Italian Communist Party in the 1920s . Antonio Gramsci (1891 – 1937) founded the Communist Party of Italy in 1921 and was one
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Letters: When did schools start delegating STEM Education to Trade Unions and Football Clubs

Letters: When did schools start delegating STEM Education to Trade Unions and Football Clubs

STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) was traditionally the Job of Schools and their Teachers to impart such Education to Children . Now it appears , some Schools are using the services of Trade Unions and Football Clubs . A number of Schools in Clondalkin
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Afghan child killer suspect arrived in UK on Migrant Boat claiming to be refugee

Afghan child killer suspect arrived in UK on Migrant Boat claiming to be refugee

An Afghan man (Rasuili Zubaidullah) who is wanted in Austria on suspicion of the rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl arrived in the UK claiming to be a refugee . The suspected killer and rapist arrived in Kent on July 18 on one of the migrant boats
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Shamrock Rovers partner with Trade Union Unite despite FAI rule on politcal neutrality

Shamrock Rovers partner with Trade Union Unite despite FAI rule on politcal neutrality

The Association shall require that its Members be and remain, neutral in matters of politics and religion - Rule 5.1.4 of the FAI governance Shamrock Rovers have announced they are forging an alliance with the Trade Union "Unite" to carry out educational programmes for children accross schools
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Letters : New Fine Gael Bill to ditch Men from directorship roles

Letters : New Fine Gael Bill to ditch Men from directorship roles

A new Fine Gael Bill entitled the "corporate governance bill 2021" will force Companies to select directors based on their gender rather than the person's skills , abilities , merits and qualifications . Under the new Bill , 40% of people recruited for Directorships must be selected on the
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Mayo's Conn Rangers #MyLOI Initiative taking off

Mayo's Conn Rangers #MyLOI Initiative taking off

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PREVIEW | “There is big excitement in the group” - Benson ahead of sold-out Shamrock Rovers clash

PREVIEW | “There is big excitement in the group” - Benson ahead of sold-out Shamrock Rovers clash

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Knocklyon United leading the way through their Football For All programmes

Knocklyon United leading the way through their Football For All programmes

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Premier Division GW27: Bohemians 3-3 Derry City

Premier Division GW27: Bohemians 3-3 Derry City

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PREVIEW | "Inchicore will be packed, it will be a great atmosphere!" - Forrester on derby clash

PREVIEW | "Inchicore will be packed, it will be a great atmosphere!" - Forrester on derby clash

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Letters: When did schools start delegating STEM Education to Trade Unions and Football Clubs

Letters: When did schools start delegating STEM Education to Trade Unions and Football Clubs

STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) was traditionally the Job of Schools and their Teachers to impart such Education to Children . Now it appears , some Schools are using the services of Trade Unions and Football Clubs . A number of Schools in Clondalkin
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Letters : New Fine Gael Bill to ditch Men from directorship roles

Letters : New Fine Gael Bill to ditch Men from directorship roles

A new Fine Gael Bill entitled the "corporate governance bill 2021" will force Companies to select directors based on their gender rather than the person's skills , abilities , merits and qualifications . Under the new Bill , 40% of people recruited for Directorships must be selected on the
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Soldier slams identity politics within defence forces

Soldier slams identity politics within defence forces

An Irish Soldier of 21 years has described the defence forces participation in Pride led by vice admiral Mark Mellett as "a contemptable abuse of power" . Soldier Mike Connell from Galway , has taken to social media to explain through a series of videos why he left
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Question : How long more will taking the knee continue for ?

Question : How long more will taking the knee continue for ?

Just a quick letter . I was just wondering how long footballers will continue taking the knee . Its a year now and its still going on although not all teams do it . Will it continue for another year , 2 years ? , 3 years
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Should Wealthy areas of Dublin take their fair share of refugees and asylum seekers

Should Wealthy areas of Dublin take their fair share of refugees and asylum seekers

With the recent announcement by Government that it will take in hundreds of Afghan migrants under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme , cancel deportation orders on failed Afghan Asylum Seekers here and prioritise family reunification and Visas for Afghans , I ask the question , is it only fair
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We dont need no thought control - Busker plays some Pink Floyd

We dont need no thought control - Busker plays some Pink Floyd

Nashville Tennessee . Busker asked to play some Pink Floyd . Send your letters to letters@thetricolour.com
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Social engineering is damaging to sport and society

Social engineering is damaging to sport and society

There is seldom a week that passes where we dont hear some organisation calling for more diversity in society , be it in sports or politics or civil service etc . What these organisations do is look at groups in society in terms of peoples physical and
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Dear An Post , I dont need any pride stamps . but thank you and here's your leaflet back

Dear An Post , I dont need any pride stamps . but thank you and here's your leaflet back

I'm sure most people like myself are fed up with the whole Pride Month thing by now , even gay people say they are sick of it . Its just constantly in your face all the time whether its footballers wearing rainbow armbands or football stadiums lighting
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Educate Together : Children as young as 4 forced to participate in LGBT events

Educate Together : Children as young as 4 forced to participate in LGBT events

A number of videos and pictures posted by the Educate Together School Network shows children as young as 4 or 5 years old being forced to participate in LGBT Pride Events at its schools . The videos show how the Educate Together School System is radicalising young Children to
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Pride Month - Is it Equal to devote a whole month to one sexuality over another

Pride Month - Is it Equal to devote a whole month to one sexuality over another

Lets Treat Everyone Equally they said ?? So why then would the state pool all its resources into devoting an entire month , the month of June to one sexuality over another Surely if they wanted a truly 'Equal' Society , one sexuality wouldn't be
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Question : How long more will taking the knee continue for ?

Question : How long more will taking the knee continue for ?

Just a quick letter . I was just wondering how long footballers will continue taking the knee . Its a year now and its still going on although not all teams do it . Will it continue for another year , 2 years ? , 3 years
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Soldier slams identity politics within defence forces

Soldier slams identity politics within defence forces

An Irish Soldier of 21 years has described the defence forces participation in Pride led by vice admiral Mark Mellett as "a contemptable abuse of power" . Soldier Mike Connell from Galway , has taken to social media to explain through a series of videos why he left
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Letters: When did schools start delegating STEM Education to Trade Unions and Football Clubs

Letters: When did schools start delegating STEM Education to Trade Unions and Football Clubs

STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) was traditionally the Job of Schools and their Teachers to impart such Education to Children . Now it appears , some Schools are using the services of Trade Unions and Football Clubs . A number of Schools in Clondalkin
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Letters : New Fine Gael Bill to ditch Men from directorship roles

Letters : New Fine Gael Bill to ditch Men from directorship roles

A new Fine Gael Bill entitled the "corporate governance bill 2021" will force Companies to select directors based on their gender rather than the person's skills , abilities , merits and qualifications . Under the new Bill , 40% of people recruited for Directorships must be selected on the
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Letters: When did schools start delegating STEM Education to Trade Unions and Football Clubs

Letters: When did schools start delegating STEM Education to Trade Unions and Football Clubs

STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) was traditionally the Job of Schools and their Teachers to impart such Education to Children . Now it appears , some Schools are using the services of Trade Unions and Football Clubs . A number of Schools in Clondalkin
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Soldier slams identity politics within defence forces

Soldier slams identity politics within defence forces

An Irish Soldier of 21 years has described the defence forces participation in Pride led by vice admiral Mark Mellett as "a contemptable abuse of power" . Soldier Mike Connell from Galway , has taken to social media to explain through a series of videos why he left
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Question : How long more will taking the knee continue for ?

Question : How long more will taking the knee continue for ?

Just a quick letter . I was just wondering how long footballers will continue taking the knee . Its a year now and its still going on although not all teams do it . Will it continue for another year , 2 years ? , 3 years
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Letters : New Fine Gael Bill to ditch Men from directorship roles

Letters : New Fine Gael Bill to ditch Men from directorship roles

A new Fine Gael Bill entitled the "corporate governance bill 2021" will force Companies to select directors based on their gender rather than the person's skills , abilities , merits and qualifications . Under the new Bill , 40% of people recruited for Directorships must be selected on the
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Should Wealthy areas of Dublin take their fair share of refugees and asylum seekers

Should Wealthy areas of Dublin take their fair share of refugees and asylum seekers

With the recent announcement by Government that it will take in hundreds of Afghan migrants under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme , cancel deportation orders on failed Afghan Asylum Seekers here and prioritise family reunification and Visas for Afghans , I ask the question , is it only fair
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We dont need no thought control - Busker plays some Pink Floyd

We dont need no thought control - Busker plays some Pink Floyd

Nashville Tennessee . Busker asked to play some Pink Floyd . Send your letters to letters@thetricolour.com
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Political upheaval in Ireland and the EU

Political upheaval in Ireland and the EU

How many times are we told that the European Union is about bringing peace and unity after World War II , apart from the irony that Germany , which was solely responsible for starting that war now has most influence through its majority MEPS and is in control of the finances through the European Central Bank in Frankfurt , unity and peace is far from the reality on the ground . Increased homelessness , unemployment , suicide rates and social unrest accross much of the Continent , followed by street protest after street protest . Large sections of society are clearly not feeling the Love , unity and peace
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Question : How long more will taking the knee continue for ?

Question : How long more will taking the knee continue for ?

Just a quick letter . I was just wondering how long footballers will continue taking the knee . Its a year now and its still going on although not all teams do it . Will it continue for another year , 2 years ? , 3 years ? , 5 years ? a decade or forever even ? How Long ? If anyone works in the FAI or knows Stephen Kenny or any of the lads , could they put this question to them and maybe reply to me here . How long more ???? Thank You Kindly, Ronan . Send
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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 deemed Essential but getting your hair cut is not essential ? If you could see my hair as I write this , I'm sure you'd agree its a health risk to everyone and getting it cut is most essential to the health of the nation . It just makes no sense , people can crowd into busy supermarkets and
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Dear An Post , I dont need any pride stamps . but thank you and here's your leaflet back

Dear An Post , I dont need any pride stamps . but thank you and here's your leaflet back

I'm sure most people like myself are fed up with the whole Pride Month thing by now , even gay people say they are sick of it . Its just constantly in your face all the time whether its footballers wearing rainbow armbands or football stadiums lighting up in the rainbow colours . Its getting quite nauseating at this stage . Now , An Post is distributing Pride leaflets to every home in Ireland advertising its new Pride Stamps collection . When your finished reading the leaflet , the front of it serves as a poster which they want displayed in your Window to show your support
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Harris abortion bill - cruel and extreme

Harris abortion bill - cruel and extreme

fitzgerald , harris , noone , varadkar , zappone celebrate abortion at Dublin Castle Letter to Editor 11/11/2018 The Oireachtas Health committee held discussions last week with regard to 180 amendments to the abortion Bill. These amendments were tabled from both pro-abortion and pro-life points of view. The voting results for some of these amendments are as follows; 1. Full and proper Conscientious rights to medical personnel which would not oblige them to facilitate an abortion..... REJECTED 2. In the wake of the Tuam babies, that there should be the option for the 'dignified disposal of' remains when surgically aborted
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