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# campaign - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Opt for Life campaign welcome organ donation reforms
# Transplant
# Transplant

Opt for Life campaign welcome organ donation reforms

Dec 18th 2013, 5:11 PM 5,834 Views 11 Comments

Former Gaelic Football star Joe Brolly says the €3 million pledged for a state of the art organ donation system will save lives.

# campaign - Monday 2 December, 2013

Small glasses of cordial have up to five cubes of sugar
# Threats Not Treats
# Threats Not Treats

Small glasses of cordial have up to five cubes of sugar

Dec 2nd 2013, 10:31 AM 20,730 Views 57 Comments

Safefood has launched a campaign to encourage parents to give their children water instead of juices and cordials.

# campaign - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Charity warns public about ‘illicit puppy traders’ selling online
# Not Just For Christmas
# Not Just For Christmas

Charity warns public about ‘illicit puppy traders’ selling online

Nov 27th 2013, 1:37 PM 11,401 Views 41 Comments

The charity estimates there are more than 10,000 dogs and puppies for sale online on any given day.

# campaign - Sunday 3 November, 2013

HSA warn against workplace accidents due to 48 people dying last year
# Health And Safety
# Health And Safety

HSA warn against workplace accidents due to 48 people dying last year

Nov 3rd 2013, 7:30 AM 6,923 Views 17 Comments

The Health and Safety Authority said so far this year 38 people have lost their lives in accidents at work.

# campaign - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Public information campaign launched to address 'confusion' over medical cards
# Medical Cards
# Medical Cards

Public information campaign launched to address 'confusion' over medical cards

Oct 30th 2013, 12:32 PM 4,963 Views 18 Comments

The HSE has launched a public information campaign following recent controversies over medical card eligibility.

# campaign - Monday 28 October, 2013

Extract: Remember the Lisbon Treaty referenda poster campaigns?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Extract: Remember the Lisbon Treaty referenda poster campaigns?

Oct 28th 2013, 8:30 AM 580 Views 29 Comments

Sometimes what happens in Irish politics is so odd, you have to ask yourself… did that really happen? Paddy Duffy remembers the Lisbon referenda debacles.

# campaign - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Shatter confirms date for Missing Persons Day, following campaign by Mallow students
# Missing Persons
# Missing Persons

Shatter confirms date for Missing Persons Day, following campaign by Mallow students

Oct 22nd 2013, 1:25 PM 8,583 Views 15 Comments

Kate McCann was one of the high-profile supporters of the Cork students’ inititiative, which included an intensive lobbying campaign and a petition signed by 12,000 people.

# campaign - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Merkel strong favorite to win a third term
# Election
# Election

Merkel strong favorite to win a third term

Sep 21st 2013, 9:48 AM 4,199 Views 26 Comments

The German election will take place tomorrow.

# campaign - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Hundreds protest against Ballinasloe psychiatric unit closure
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Hundreds protest against Ballinasloe psychiatric unit closure

Sep 15th 2013, 3:19 PM 6,799 Views 33 Comments

The HSE West is to close the 22 acute psychiatric admission beds from St Bridget’s Hospital in Ballinasloe.

# campaign - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Complaint over 'Limerick crime scene' Irish Examiner ad not upheld
# Advertising
# Advertising

Complaint over 'Limerick crime scene' Irish Examiner ad not upheld

Sep 11th 2013, 8:32 AM 8,049 Views 41 Comments

The ASAI found that the ad did not cause grave or widespread offence.

# campaign - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

New campaign aims to curb suicides amongst farmers
# Mind Our Men
# Mind Our Men

New campaign aims to curb suicides amongst farmers

Sep 10th 2013, 2:27 PM 3,966 Views 4 Comments

The campaign is being launched by Pieta House as part of its Mind Our Men initiative.

# campaign - Friday 6 September, 2013

Who wants to be Lucinda Creighton’s parliamentary assistant?
# Jobfairy
# Jobfairy

Who wants to be Lucinda Creighton’s parliamentary assistant?

Sep 6th 2013, 7:00 AM 9,949 Views 47 Comments

Lucinda Creighton is on the look out for a new assistant. Do you have what it takes? Step on down.

# campaign - Friday 30 August, 2013

Surfing GAA fan backs the Mayo4Sam campaign
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Surfing GAA fan backs the Mayo4Sam campaign

Aug 30th 2013, 3:10 PM 11,628 Views 33 Comments

Can this musical tribute inspire James Horan’s men to victory this year?

# campaign - Monday 19 August, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Aug 19th 2013, 8:46 AM 8,515 Views 14 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# campaign - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Website that helps people leave the Catholic Church to cease operations
# Religion
# Religion

Website that helps people leave the Catholic Church to cease operations

Aug 8th 2013, 4:07 PM 34,774 Views 196 Comments

Over 12,000 people downloaded a Declaration of Defection from CountMeOut.ie, but changes to canon law have made it difficult for the site to operate, a founder says.

# campaign - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Australian political hopeful stumped during disastrous interview
# Foot In Mouth
# Foot In Mouth

Australian political hopeful stumped during disastrous interview

Aug 6th 2013, 6:24 PM 16,997 Views 50 Comments

Jaymes Diaz of the Liberal Party did not have a good time on the first day of the campaign trail.

# campaign - Friday 2 August, 2013

Chris O'Dowd wants to build the world's largest flying scrotum
# Skyballs
From The Daily Edge
# Skyballs

Chris O'Dowd wants to build the world's largest flying scrotum

Aug 2nd 2013, 9:34 AM 10,359 Views 56 Comments

No, really.

# campaign - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Doherty: Norris comments gave Seanad abolition campaign a boost
# Seanad
# Seanad

Doherty: Norris comments gave Seanad abolition campaign a boost

Jul 16th 2013, 10:09 AM 5,777 Views 49 Comments

The Fine Gael TD was referring to Norris saying she was “talking through her fanny” while in the Seanad yesterday.

# campaign - Monday 15 July, 2013

Doctors to be balloted on industrial action over "dangerous" working hours
# Doctors
# Doctors

Doctors to be balloted on industrial action over "dangerous" working hours

Jul 15th 2013, 12:06 PM 5,735 Views 41 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation says that non-consultant hospital doctors are “routinely forced” to work “dangerously long” hours in Ireland.

# campaign - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Campaign to repeal the Eighth Amendment planned for the autumn
# Abortion
# Abortion

Campaign to repeal the Eighth Amendment planned for the autumn

Jul 14th 2013, 7:45 AM 9,879 Views 165 Comments

The constitutional ban on abortion will come under scrutiny in the new Dáil term.

# campaign - Monday 1 July, 2013

50 racist incidents reported in 10 weeks to Immigrant Council
# Racism
# Racism

50 racist incidents reported in 10 weeks to Immigrant Council

Jul 1st 2013, 7:05 AM 5,691 Views 113 Comments

The Immigrant Council of Ireland said that the incidents have all been reported to it since the launch of a major awareness campaign.

# campaign - Monday 24 June, 2013

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality
# Equality
# Equality

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality

Jun 24th 2013, 9:46 AM 20,324 Views 86 Comments

It took a 16-year legal battle to remove the Victorian laws from Ireland’s statutebook which criminalised sexual acts between men.

# campaign - Thursday 6 June, 2013

The 5 at 5: Thursday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Jun 6th 2013, 4:59 PM 5,728 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# campaign - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Concern over backlog for cochlear implants
# Happy New Ear
# Happy New Ear

Concern over backlog for cochlear implants

Jun 2nd 2013, 9:15 AM 5,792 Views 16 Comments

Parents campaigning on the issue still hope to meet the Health Minister over the issue of bilateral cochlear implants for children.

# campaign - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Is thorium the answer to the world’s energy woes?
# Kickstarter
# Kickstarter

Is thorium the answer to the world’s energy woes?

May 26th 2013, 8:05 AM 12,013 Views 30 Comments

An Irish duo have set up an ambitious kickstarter campaign for a documentary on the issue, they told TheJournal.ie.

# campaign - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Reilly knew about Taoiseach's tobacco meeting, but "would not" go
# Health
# Health

Reilly knew about Taoiseach's tobacco meeting, but "would not" go

May 23rd 2013, 4:13 PM 10,166 Views 24 Comments

The Health Minister said that he has “declared war” on the tobacco industry, and pointed out that the meeting at government buildings focused on smuggling.

# campaign - Friday 17 May, 2013

Justice for Magdalenes group ends its campaign
# Magdalenes
# Magdalenes

Justice for Magdalenes group ends its campaign

May 17th 2013, 10:32 AM 4,816 Views 10 Comments

The group said that it has ended its political campaign now that the objectives of an apology and a redress scheme for Magdalene survivors have been achieved.

# campaign - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Your Desperate Plea For Ronaldo To Come Back To Manchester United Video Of The Day
# You What?
From The42
# You What?

Your Desperate Plea For Ronaldo To Come Back To Manchester United Video Of The Day

May 15th 2013, 8:56 AM 2,829 Views 12 Comments

If the club won’t bring him back, supporters are going to take matters into their own hands.

# campaign - Monday 13 May, 2013

Just one in ten parents seek GP help about child's bedwetting
# Bedwetting
# Bedwetting

Just one in ten parents seek GP help about child's bedwetting

May 13th 2013, 2:15 PM 9,342 Views 41 Comments

New research has also shown that children are missing out on summer activities because they wet the bed.

Pics: Filipino voters hit the polls in vital elections of over 18,000 politicians
# Philippines
# Philippines

Pics: Filipino voters hit the polls in vital elections of over 18,000 politicians

May 13th 2013, 1:05 PM 4,016 Views 0 Comments

The country’s president is hoping to secure a majority in both houses of parliament so he can push through reforms in the country’s corruption-ridden system.

# campaign - Monday 29 April, 2013

5 'serious incidents' of racism a week in Ireland
# Racism
# Racism

5 'serious incidents' of racism a week in Ireland

Apr 29th 2013, 6:30 AM 12,318 Views 173 Comments

On public transport, in offices, on the street and in neighbourhoods: The Immigrant Council of Ireland says the reported incidents of racism has grown significantly.

# campaign - Monday 8 April, 2013

Campaign launched after four deaths and 96 'near misses' at level crossings
# Level Crossings
# Level Crossings

Campaign launched after four deaths and 96 'near misses' at level crossings

Apr 8th 2013, 11:32 AM 6,609 Views 14 Comments

The campaign aims to make road users aware of the correct behaviour at railway crossings and the dangers posed by their misuse.

# campaign - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Campaign to reduce male suicides to be launched
# Suicide
# Suicide

Campaign to reduce male suicides to be launched

Mar 21st 2013, 6:45 AM 7,773 Views 82 Comments

Pieta House is to launch the Mind Our Men campaign next week, which will “equip the public with the skills needed to reach out to the men in their lives during times of crisis”.

# campaign - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Unions to address "major public meeting" against Croke Park 2 proposals
# Croke Park 2
# Croke Park 2

Unions to address "major public meeting" against Croke Park 2 proposals

Mar 13th 2013, 7:05 AM 4,894 Views 10 Comments

A nationwide campaign against the proposals will include a major public meeting in Cork City Hall.

# campaign - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Secondary teachers' union to recommend No vote on pay proposals
# Croke Park 2
# Croke Park 2

Secondary teachers' union to recommend No vote on pay proposals

Mar 7th 2013, 7:11 PM 7,457 Views 82 Comments

The ASTI says public sector workers have already contributed enough, and savings should be made through the tax system.

# campaign - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Croke Park 2: Four unions to launch joint No campaign
# Croke Park 2
# Croke Park 2

Croke Park 2: Four unions to launch joint No campaign

Mar 6th 2013, 8:32 PM 10,533 Views 132 Comments

The INMO, IMO, CPSU and Unite are to launch their joint campaign against the Croke Park proposals tomorrow.

# campaign - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Fix Crumlin hospital campaign 'gives sick children dignity'
# Crumlin
# Crumlin

Fix Crumlin hospital campaign 'gives sick children dignity'

Mar 2nd 2013, 8:40 AM 4,349 Views 6 Comments

The campaign has led to opening of 12 beds for children at a new ward constructed with funds donated to the hospital.

# campaign - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Frontline Alliance announces nationwide campaign against Croke Park II proposals
# Croke Park II
# Croke Park II

Frontline Alliance announces nationwide campaign against Croke Park II proposals

Feb 28th 2013, 8:39 PM 10,198 Views 154 Comments

Its campaign is in opposition to the Croke Park Agreement extension proposals.

# campaign - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Parties set to choose Meath East by-election candidates
# Meath East
# Meath East

Parties set to choose Meath East by-election candidates

Feb 21st 2013, 3:02 PM 4,314 Views 25 Comments

The position became vacant following the death of Fine Gael TD Shane McEntee in December.

# campaign - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Clare Daly: Property tax is going to be a 'game changer'
# Politics
# Politics

Clare Daly: Property tax is going to be a 'game changer'

Feb 19th 2013, 5:57 PM 9,711 Views 116 Comments

The Dublin North TD said the property tax will put increasing pressure on the Government. “Labour, they’re nearly dropping like flies,” she said.