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#Campaign

# campaign - Monday 29 August, 2022

Sport Ireland to spend €300,000 on campaign to engage 'inactive teenage girls' in sport
# Physical Activity
# Physical Activity

Sport Ireland to spend €300,000 on campaign to engage 'inactive teenage girls' in sport

Aug 29th 2022, 10:19 PM 11,997 Views 27 Comments

A 2018 report outlined that only 7% of teenage girls meet the recommended guidelines for daily activity.

# campaign - Sunday 26 December, 2021

Mica campaigners in discussions to form new political party
# Donegal
# Donegal

Mica campaigners in discussions to form new political party

Dec 26th 2021, 1:03 PM 32,322 Views 84 Comments

Activist Paddy Diver said he wants the people of Donegal to look out for the county “the way the Healy-Raes look after Kerry”.

# campaign - Wednesday 30 June, 2021

'We're sick waiting': Oliver Bond residents call for fast-tracking of regeneration works
# Sick Waiting
# Sick Waiting

'We're sick waiting': Oliver Bond residents call for fast-tracking of regeneration works

Jun 30th 2021, 6:20 AM 14,272 Views 18 Comments

Residents of Oliver Bond House say they been told it will be ‘at least 15 years’ before they can expect completion of the long-promised regeneration programme.

# campaign - Friday 26 February, 2021

Business groups say members should steer clear of online campaigners calling for 'great re-opening'
# Warning
# Warning

Business groups say members should steer clear of online campaigners calling for 'great re-opening'

Feb 26th 2021, 6:00 PM 11,720 Views 0 Comments

A campaign to re-open essential business began earlier this year.

# campaign - Thursday 11 February, 2021

'He needed help, not bullets': George Nkencho's family call for public inquiry ahead of GSOC meeting
# Campaign
# Campaign

'He needed help, not bullets': George Nkencho's family call for public inquiry ahead of GSOC meeting

Feb 11th 2021, 4:12 PM 20,395 Views 0 Comments

George Nkencho was shot dead by gardaí on 30 December.

# campaign - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

'I only started reading at 17, and it completely changed my outlook' - Rashford
# Campaign
From The42
# Campaign

'I only started reading at 17, and it completely changed my outlook' - Rashford

Nov 17th 2020, 6:35 PM 13,121 Views 4 Comments

The Manchester United star is encouraging kids to read.

# campaign - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Trump and Biden hit the trail in a charged election week
# US Elections
# US Elections

Trump and Biden hit the trail in a charged election week

Oct 18th 2020, 6:20 PM 22,230 Views 107 Comments

Trump and Biden have targeted swing states in the final weeks before the election.

# campaign - Sunday 11 October, 2020

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail
# Immunity
# Immunity

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail

Oct 11th 2020, 7:39 PM 52,881 Views 97 Comments

Yesterday, Trump made his first public appearance since returning to the White House.

# campaign - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Dubliners urged to 'make a day of it' and sample the attractions of the city centre again
# Campaign
# Campaign

Dubliners urged to 'make a day of it' and sample the attractions of the city centre again

Aug 13th 2020, 8:53 AM 40,005 Views 116 Comments

Dublin City Council has begun a campaign aimed at supporting hospitality and retail sectors in the city.

# campaign - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

'America needs action': Kamala Harris releases first campaign video as Biden's VP nominee
# Campaign
# Campaign

'America needs action': Kamala Harris releases first campaign video as Biden's VP nominee

Aug 12th 2020, 6:13 PM 27,167 Views 47 Comments

Kamala Harris was announced as Joe Biden’s pick for the Democratic vice-president nominee last night.

# campaign - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Russia pushes forward with Putin-supported bid to host the 2027 Rugby World Cup
# Campaign
From The42
# Campaign

Russia pushes forward with Putin-supported bid to host the 2027 Rugby World Cup

Jul 28th 2020, 3:46 PM 6,178 Views 11 Comments

Australia are the current favourites to host the tournament.

# campaign - Monday 20 July, 2020

Children's Minister accepts apology from John Connors who says he was 'politically naive'
# Campaign
# Campaign

Children's Minister accepts apology from John Connors who says he was 'politically naive'

Jul 20th 2020, 3:05 PM 97,208 Views 19 Comments

Connors was part of a campaign that sought to have Roderic O’Gorman resign.

# campaign - Saturday 6 June, 2020

'There's 35 years of history there': Documentary takes behind-the-scenes look at Together For Yes campaign
# Repeal The Eighth
# Repeal The Eighth

'There's 35 years of history there': Documentary takes behind-the-scenes look at Together For Yes campaign

Jun 6th 2020, 7:00 AM 13,533 Views 35 Comments

Anna Rodgers, the director of When Women Won, discusses the importance of history when it comes to the ‘repeal’ campaign.

# campaign - Monday 13 April, 2020

Bernie Sanders formally endorses Joe Biden for president
# Presidential
# Presidential

Bernie Sanders formally endorses Joe Biden for president

Apr 13th 2020, 7:28 PM 25,531 Views 84 Comments

“We’ve got to make Trump a one-term president,” Sanders said.

# campaign - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Bernie Sanders suspends US presidential campaign
# US Politics
# US Politics

Bernie Sanders suspends US presidential campaign

Apr 8th 2020, 4:37 PM 26,335 Views 70 Comments

He said that “while the campaign ends, the struggle for justice continues on”.

# campaign - Thursday 23 January, 2020

'We want a new government': Martin rules out grand coalition floated by Taoiseach during debate
# Brand New
# Brand New

'We want a new government': Martin rules out grand coalition floated by Taoiseach during debate

Jan 23rd 2020, 12:36 PM 16,924 Views 175 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader said people in Ireland “want Fine Gael out of office”.

# campaign - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Serie A clubs condemn league's controversial anti-racism campaign
# Unimpressed
From The42
# Unimpressed

Serie A clubs condemn league's controversial anti-racism campaign

Dec 17th 2019, 12:26 PM 8,769 Views 14 Comments

Roma and AC Milan have both responded to the initiative via social media.

# campaign - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

US Democratic debate focuses on healthcare, gun control and taking on billionaires
# Head To Head
# Head To Head

US Democratic debate focuses on healthcare, gun control and taking on billionaires

Oct 16th 2019, 8:05 AM 10,593 Views 76 Comments

There was one thing they all agreed on – President Donald Trump should be impeached.

# campaign - Thursday 3 October, 2019

'It is just pure anti-whiteism': NTA hit by complaints over anti-racism campaign
# FOI
# FOI

'It is just pure anti-whiteism': NTA hit by complaints over anti-racism campaign

Oct 3rd 2019, 12:05 AM 59,722 Views 261 Comments

In August, the NTA launched a week-long public campaign to highlight experiences of racism.

# campaign - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Prince Harry takes on British tabloids as he admits he fears 'history repeating itself'
# Royal Fight
# Royal Fight

Prince Harry takes on British tabloids as he admits he fears 'history repeating itself'

Oct 1st 2019, 8:13 PM 55,147 Views 0 Comments

The Duchess of Sussex is launching legal action against the Mail on Sunday.

# campaign - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Every three hours a flight within the EU is threatened by 'unruly' passengers
# IAA
# IAA

Every three hours a flight within the EU is threatened by 'unruly' passengers

Jul 31st 2019, 6:43 PM 14,691 Views 36 Comments

The Irish Aviation Authority has launched a new campaign to tackle disruptive behaviour on flights.

# campaign - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'What an idiot' - FA release video urging England fans to behave
# Campaign
From The42
# Campaign

'What an idiot' - FA release video urging England fans to behave

May 30th 2019, 10:51 AM 9,921 Views 18 Comments

‘You’re part of our team,’ England manager Gareth Southgate tells supporters. ‘Make the country proud.’

# campaign - Friday 22 February, 2019

Drug users in Dublin consuming entire trays of prescription tablets
# Risk Warning
# Risk Warning

Drug users in Dublin consuming entire trays of prescription tablets

Feb 22nd 2019, 12:05 AM 35,993 Views 27 Comments

“People might not associate their intake of pills with increasing their overdose risk,” says Ana Liffey Drug Project CEO Tony Duffin.

# campaign - Friday 15 February, 2019

Tourists banned from Mount Everest base camp in bid to reduce rubbish piling up
# Campaign
# Campaign

Tourists banned from Mount Everest base camp in bid to reduce rubbish piling up

Feb 15th 2019, 4:32 PM 18,639 Views 26 Comments

The growing popularity of the mountain has lead to mounting levels of trash – and corpses.

# campaign - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Local residents 'fed up' at delays in building 640 homes on Oscar Traynor Road
# Housing
# Housing

Local residents 'fed up' at delays in building 640 homes on Oscar Traynor Road

Jan 6th 2019, 8:00 AM 28,120 Views 32 Comments

The land has been earmarked for development for the past number of years.

# campaign - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Baby who died from cold sore infection contracted virus in hospital, inquest finds
# Campaign
# Campaign

Baby who died from cold sore infection contracted virus in hospital, inquest finds

Oct 31st 2018, 2:18 PM 33,420 Views 15 Comments

Eibhlín Wills’ parents have been campaigning for policy changes and greater awareness of the virus.

# campaign - Thursday 6 September, 2018

'Ireland is the champion of progress at the moment, it's beating everyone else hands down'
# Caitlin Moran
# Caitlin Moran

'Ireland is the champion of progress at the moment, it's beating everyone else hands down'

Sep 6th 2018, 6:30 PM 24,935 Views 35 Comments

Columnist and author Caitlin Moran gives her view on Ireland post-Eighth referendum, and on what it means to be famous.

# campaign - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

29% of those who care for a loved one with cancer do so for at least 39 hours a week
# Blood Cancer Awareness
# Blood Cancer Awareness

29% of those who care for a loved one with cancer do so for at least 39 hours a week

Sep 4th 2018, 9:17 PM 9,802 Views 10 Comments

More than 2,000 people a year across Ireland are diagnosed with a form of blood cancer.

# campaign - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

"The resonances are huge": Carrie Crowley on why she's supporting a boycott of the Eurovision in Israel next year
# Palestine
# Palestine

"The resonances are huge": Carrie Crowley on why she's supporting a boycott of the Eurovision in Israel next year

Jun 27th 2018, 6:00 PM 12,983 Views 71 Comments

She was speaking as part of a group of Irish artists and public figures like Eurovision commentator Mike Murphy, music legend Christy Moore and Senator David Norris who launched the boycott campaign today in Dublin.

# campaign - Monday 25 June, 2018

Rugby star fronts bid to ban homophobic abuse in English football
# Campaign
From The42
# Campaign

Rugby star fronts bid to ban homophobic abuse in English football

Jun 25th 2018, 7:30 PM 8,544 Views 15 Comments

Former Wales player Gareth Thomas has joined forces with Conservative MP Damian Collins.

# campaign - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

'We're delighted': Controversial Cork seaweed harvesting project delayed as judicial review granted
# Bantry Bay
# Bantry Bay

'We're delighted': Controversial Cork seaweed harvesting project delayed as judicial review granted

May 2nd 2018, 6:00 AM 14,574 Views 29 Comments

The Protect Our Native Kelp Forest protest group has been campaigning against plans to harvest kelp in the waters of Bantry Bay.

# campaign - Friday 27 April, 2018

FactCheck: Are 1 in 5 babies in England aborted?
# Eighth Referendum
# Eighth Referendum

FactCheck: Are 1 in 5 babies in England aborted?

Apr 27th 2018, 2:52 PM 147,586 Views 384 Comments

We look at the facts behind a Save the 8th campaign poster.

# campaign - Saturday 21 April, 2018

'We still wrong women in Ireland today': Fine Gael launch referendum campaign
# Eighth
# Eighth

'We still wrong women in Ireland today': Fine Gael launch referendum campaign

Apr 21st 2018, 4:30 PM 13,914 Views 149 Comments

Meanwhile, an event organised by Doctors for Life heard the Eighth Amendment hasn’t impinged on how doctors and nurses deliver healthcare.

# campaign - Monday 16 April, 2018

'It's shameful': Focus Ireland calls for urgent action to support elderly homeless people
# Campaign
# Campaign

'It's shameful': Focus Ireland calls for urgent action to support elderly homeless people

Apr 16th 2018, 10:34 AM 8,099 Views 26 Comments

There were 119 people over the age of 65 homeless in Ireland in February.

# campaign - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Harris takes his message to Moore Street: 'Men need to talk to the women in their lives about the Eighth Amendment'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Harris takes his message to Moore Street: 'Men need to talk to the women in their lives about the Eighth Amendment'

Apr 10th 2018, 5:30 PM 14,198 Views 165 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris stopped by Moore Street today to launch the ‘It’s Time to Talk’ referendum campaign.

# campaign - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Leo has borrowed an idea or two from Dragon's Den for this new video
# Make Your Pitich
# Make Your Pitich

Leo has borrowed an idea or two from Dragon's Den for this new video

Mar 7th 2018, 5:48 PM 16,026 Views 51 Comments

Fancy making a ‘pitch’ on how to improve the country to a panel of Fine Gael ministers?

# campaign - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Barely a year in, Trump has set the ball rolling on his re-election bid - and this guy will run it
# Cart Before Horse
# Cart Before Horse

Barely a year in, Trump has set the ball rolling on his re-election bid - and this guy will run it

Feb 27th 2018, 8:55 PM 18,984 Views 62 Comments

42-year-old digital marketeer Brad Parscale has been named as the man to lay the tracks for the re-election campaign.

# campaign - Friday 16 February, 2018

Launching political comeback, Romney says Utah 'welcomes legal immigrants around the world'
# Politics
# Politics

Launching political comeback, Romney says Utah 'welcomes legal immigrants around the world'

Feb 16th 2018, 4:42 PM 9,980 Views 20 Comments

The 70-year-old will be the heavy favorite for the Utah Senate seat.

# campaign - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Workshops being rolled out to taxi drivers to help deal with passengers in distress
# Drivers For Change
# Drivers For Change

Workshops being rolled out to taxi drivers to help deal with passengers in distress

Feb 4th 2018, 7:30 AM 8,891 Views 15 Comments

Aware and Mytaxi have launched a campaign encouraging drivers to promote positive mental health.

FactCheck: Are 90% of babies with Down syndrome in Britain aborted?
# Factfind
# Factfind

FactCheck: Are 90% of babies with Down syndrome in Britain aborted?

Feb 4th 2018, 4:00 AM 120,768 Views 414 Comments

We take a look at a claim in a poster used in a new campaign by Save the 8th.

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