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# debate - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

From The42 Moving semi-final out of Croke Park would give Cavan better chance against Dublin, admits Galligan Debate

Moving semi-final out of Croke Park would give Cavan better chance against Dublin, admits Galligan

But Breffni star Thomas Galligan has no issues with taking on the All-Ireland champions in HQ.

# debate - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Mother and Baby Homes activists reject claim of political interference as FF say campaign has been 'hijacked'

Niall Collins says online abuse directed at TDs is ‘orchestrated’.

# debate - Friday 23 October, 2020

'I'm the least racist person in this room': The key moments and takeaways from the US presidential debate Trump V Biden This post contains videos

'I'm the least racist person in this room': The key moments and takeaways from the US presidential debate

The flow was better but the insults were still flying.

# debate - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

From The42 'I think my game is coming along really nicely, to be honest' - Stockdale Form

'I think my game is coming along really nicely, to be honest' - Stockdale

The 24-year-old has been playing at fullback for Ulster in recent times.

# debate - Saturday 10 October, 2020

The second Trump-Biden debate has been cancelled

A bullish Donald Trump is returning to campaigning but his rival Joe Biden has labelled his behaviour “reckless”.

# debate - Friday 2 October, 2020

From The42 What most pundits are overlooking in the Premier League handball debate Analysis

What most pundits are overlooking in the Premier League handball debate

A decision at the end of the Tottenham-Newcastle game last weekend has caused much uproar.

# debate - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Biden blasts Trump as 'embarrassment' for failing to denounce white supremacist groups

Meanwhile, the Commission on Presidential Debates will impose new measures to help moderators “maintain order” in future debates.

# debate - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

As it happened: Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in first presidential debate US Election 2020 This post contains a poll

As it happened: Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in first presidential debate

We’ll be liveblogging the latest as Donald Trump and Joe Biden square off in Cleveland.

# debate - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Trump demands Biden take drug test before or after first TV debate

“His Debate performances have been record setting UNEVEN, to put it mildly,” Trump tweeted. “Only drugs could have caused this discrepancy???”"

# debate - Saturday 11 April, 2020

From The42 Scottish football season up in the air with one club to vote on SPFL resolution Debate

Scottish football season up in the air with one club to vote on SPFL resolution

The points-per-game system would be replicated in the Premiership should the SPFL board decide Covid-19 will prevent its resumption.

# debate - Monday 6 April, 2020

Several countries are making masks mandatory - but experts differ over whether they're effective

Some European countries have ordered people to wear masks outside.

# debate - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Emergency Covid-19 legislation passed by reduced number of TDs in Dáil

In a marathon Dáil debate, politicians are having their say on emergency legislation.

# debate - Monday 16 March, 2020

Elbow bumps and no audience as Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden clash on tackling Covid-19

The two Democratic candidates debated each other last night.

# debate - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Michael Bloomberg attacked on all fronts during fiery Democratic debate

The former New York mayor was forced to defend his record on race and gender as well as his personal wealth.

# debate - Thursday 6 February, 2020

From The42 'I think if Conor isn't an 8/10 this week, you can't really keep picking him' Debate

'I think if Conor isn't an 8/10 this week, you can't really keep picking him'

Murray Kinsella and Bernard Jackman make their cases for Conor Murray and John Cooney respectively.

# debate - Thursday 30 January, 2020

'We've got lads who can do both and I just don't think Stander is one of them'

Andy Dunne wants to see Ireland look for more from their back row forwards.

# debate - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Poll: Are live debates influencing how you'll vote in the General Election? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are live debates influencing how you'll vote in the General Election?

Last night, the seven leaders from the main political parties took part in a live TV debate.

# debate - Thursday 23 January, 2020

FactCheck: The claims made by Leo Varadkar and Micheál Martin in the first leaders' debate

Leo Varadkar and Micheál Martin clashed last night in a debate on Virgin Media One. We’ve looked at the main claims.

Lise Hand: Will they? Won't they? Shades of Love Island as big parties can't avoid recoupling talk

Who needs bikinis and palm trees and hook-ups when we have Leo Varadkar and Micheál Martin post-breakup? asked Lise Hand who was in Ballymount last night for the Virgin Media Big Debate.

# debate - Friday 6 December, 2019

Johnson and Corbyn to face final head-to-head debate tonight before UK general election

The party leaders will face each other in Maidstone in the BBC’s prime ministerial debate at 8.30pm.

# debate - Monday 2 September, 2019

From The42 Schmidt deviates from the presumed plan with World Cup surprises Debate

Schmidt deviates from the presumed plan with World Cup surprises

The Ireland head coach has named an athletic squad for the tests ahead in Japan.

# debate - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

From The42 'I think Jack Conan is the best eight in the country right now' Debate

'I think Jack Conan is the best eight in the country right now'

Former Ireland international Jamie Heaslip feels his ex-Leinster team-mate deserves his shot.

# debate - Monday 5 August, 2019

From The42 'It's nothing against Sky or RTÉ, but a game like that should be seen by everybody. Simple as' On The Telly This post contains videos

'It's nothing against Sky or RTÉ, but a game like that should be seen by everybody. Simple as'

Tomás Ó Sé believes inter-county games should be available free-to-air.

# debate - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

'I wrote the damn bill': Bernie comes out fighting as Democrats clash in presidential debate

Sanders grew agitated as he defended his Medicare for All bill.

# debate - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Rory Stewart denies social media stunt during TV debate as Tory votes come thick and fast Whittled Down This post contains videos

Rory Stewart denies social media stunt during TV debate as Tory votes come thick and fast

Stewart removed his tie mid-debate but denied it was pre-planned.

# debate - Sunday 2 June, 2019

China defends bloody Tiananmen Square crackdown as 'correct' policy days before 30th anniversary

Hundreds, or possibly more than 1,000, were killed, although the precise number of deaths remains unknown.

# debate - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

From The42 A new football documentary asks: Will we ever see an all-Ireland football team? Debate This post contains videos

A new football documentary asks: Will we ever see an all-Ireland football team?

Division: The Irish Soccer Split is on RTÉ One tonight at 9.35pm.

# debate - Sunday 19 May, 2019

Trump says he's 'strongly pro-life' but supports abortion in cases of rape, incest and protecting life of mother

Trump’s comments come after several US states passed tough new restrictions on abortions.

# debate - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Opinion: It is time to stop paying people to spread hate

Hit them where it hurts. When so-called ‘provocateur’ Milo Yiannopoulos overstepped the line, he lost his book deal and now he is reported to be heavily in debt, writes Kate O’Brien.

# debate - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Video showing Pope Francis trying to avoid having his ring kissed goes viral

Francis’ apparent reluctance to have his ring kissed has sparked a debate online, where the video has gone viral.

# debate - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

From The42 'I'm not happy' - Macron says 2024 Olympics failing poor Paris areas Debate

'I'm not happy' - Macron says 2024 Olympics failing poor Paris areas

There was considerable anger at the French president’s comments.

# debate - Friday 14 December, 2018

Important information or a 'distraction': Exactly how many people are living in homeless accommodation?

The debate around how many people are homeless in Ireland resurfaced again this week.

# debate - Thursday 29 November, 2018

May and Corbyn agree to debate Brexit on live TV

But the party leaders have differing views over which channel should host the face-off.

# debate - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

The great big Brexit debate: May wants to take on Corbyn over EU deal

The debate is set to be held ahead of 11 December vote on Brexit.

# debate - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

FactCheck: How does President Michael D Higgins pay for his dog grooming bills?

Businessman Peter Casey has repeatedly claimed that Bród and Síoda’s grooming bills are paid for using public money – but is this true?

FactCheck: Who got it right between Higgins and Ní Riada in the debate over speaking rights?

The debate was over the rights of presidents to address the Oireachtas.

# debate - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Cora Sherlock says she didn't agree with pro-life campaign decision to remove her from RTÉ debate

There had been rumours of in-fighting within the campaign.

# debate - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

"It's going to impact my life": Immigrants have their say on both sides of the referendum debate Abortion This post contains videos

"It's going to impact my life": Immigrants have their say on both sides of the referendum debate

Only Irish citizens are allowed to vote in Friday’s referendum.

# debate - Monday 21 May, 2018

From The42 Spillane claims weaker counties 'being forgotten about', while Whelan wants 13-a-side game trialled Tv View

Spillane claims weaker counties 'being forgotten about', while Whelan wants 13-a-side game trialled

Both men appeared on The Sunday Game last night.

Debate Room: Two lawyers on the 8th Amendment and if we should retain or repeal it

“Referendums can be incredibly blunt tools that force us into one of these two camps.”

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