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#Consent

# consent - Friday 13 February, 2015

There are no shades of grey around sexual consent
# Respect
# Respect

There are no shades of grey around sexual consent

Feb 13th 2015, 6:43 PM 1,014 Views 100 Comments

Yes, Fifty Shades of Grey is just fantasy – but inexperienced young people are vulnerable to the mixed signals presented in this big screen blockbuster.

# consent - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Opinion: Embarrassing photos posted online? There are ways of having them removed...
# Embarrassing Pictures
# Embarrassing Pictures

Opinion: Embarrassing photos posted online? There are ways of having them removed...

Jan 6th 2015, 1:09 PM 1,215 Views 9 Comments

In the age of smartphones, embarrassing pictures of our more indiscreet behaviour can have a way of haunting us.

# consent - Friday 5 December, 2014

New policy to protect older people and disabled persons from sexual abuse released
# Abuse
# Abuse

New policy to protect older people and disabled persons from sexual abuse released

Dec 5th 2014, 4:02 PM 5,490 Views 10 Comments

This comes as part of a wider policy issued today by the HSE.

# consent - Friday 17 October, 2014

Age of consent should stay at 17 but two year leeway suggested
# Underage Sex
# Underage Sex

Age of consent should stay at 17 but two year leeway suggested

Oct 17th 2014, 12:36 PM 17,655 Views 48 Comments

That’s according to a report from the Oireachtas Justice Committee published yesterday.

# consent - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

CeeLo Green quits Twitter after rape and consent tweets
# Ceelo Green
From The Daily Edge
# Ceelo Green

CeeLo Green quits Twitter after rape and consent tweets

Sep 2nd 2014, 10:39 AM 3,837 Views 2 Comments

The Crazy and F**k You singer has pleaded no contest to drug charges.

# consent - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal

Jun 29th 2014, 7:45 PM 48,000 Views 145 Comments

A couple were also killed for marrying without consent.

# consent - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

'Another non-consensual mass medical experiment': Calls for investigation into symphysiotomy
# Investigation
# Investigation

'Another non-consensual mass medical experiment': Calls for investigation into symphysiotomy

Jun 10th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,781 Views 31 Comments

The procedure, that left many woman with lifelong disabilities, was carried out in Ireland until the late 1980s.

# consent - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Young people believe alcohol facilitates the majority of 'sexual hook ups'
# Rape
# Rape

Young people believe alcohol facilitates the majority of 'sexual hook ups'

Jan 28th 2014, 7:30 AM 13,371 Views 45 Comments

New research into youth sexual behaviour, consent and alcohol finds that Irish young people believe sexual consent is largely ‘unspoken’.

# consent - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Poll: Should we lower the age of consent in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we lower the age of consent in Ireland?

Dec 17th 2013, 9:34 AM 19,803 Views 142 Comments

Cabinet is expected to discuss lowering the age of consent to sex from 17 to 16. Do you agree with this?

# consent - Monday 22 July, 2013

James Reilly asks the public if organ donation should be 'opt-out'
# Donors
# Donors

James Reilly asks the public if organ donation should be 'opt-out'

Jul 22nd 2013, 8:24 AM 6,554 Views 71 Comments

The Department of Health is considering a new system where people are assumed to consent to donate their organs after death.

# consent - Thursday 11 October, 2012

US politician criticised for saying "some girls rape easy"
# America
# America

US politician criticised for saying "some girls rape easy"

Oct 11th 2012, 5:54 PM 17,491 Views 52 Comments

Republican representative for Wisconsin Roger Rivard said his father had warned him that women could agree to sex but then later claim it was not consensual.

# consent - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Sinn Féin disappointed with 'inadequate' protection of Moore Street
# 1916 Rising
# 1916 Rising

Sinn Féin disappointed with 'inadequate' protection of Moore Street

May 23rd 2012, 10:44 AM 2,616 Views 28 Comments

The Government amended a Sinn Féin/Fianna Fáil motion about the protection of the 1916 battlefield site.