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# ethnicity - Friday 3 November, 2017

'Diversity equals innovation': Why these Irish workplaces are blazing a trail for inclusiveness
# Diversity
# Diversity

'Diversity equals innovation': Why these Irish workplaces are blazing a trail for inclusiveness

Nov 3rd 2017, 5:10 PM 6,074 Views 5 Comments

We spoke to industry professionals leading the way on diversity and inclusion in Irish workplaces.

# ethnicity - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Over 6 months after Traveller ethnicity was recognised - what has changed?
# Shifting Tides
# Shifting Tides

Over 6 months after Traveller ethnicity was recognised - what has changed?

Sep 2nd 2017, 10:00 PM 26,380 Views 25 Comments

Tinsmithing, education, and pride in who you are: the impact of one of the most momentous achievements for Traveller activists.

# ethnicity - Sunday 13 August, 2017

'Yes, I'm Irish': Mixed-race Irish people tell their stories of growing up in Ireland
# Ethnicity
# Ethnicity

'Yes, I'm Irish': Mixed-race Irish people tell their stories of growing up in Ireland

Aug 13th 2017, 12:05 AM 26,616 Views 64 Comments

The attitudes encountered have changed starkly over recent decades.

# ethnicity - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

The Taoiseach will recognise Traveller ethnicity tomorrow
# Historic Step
# Historic Step

The Taoiseach will recognise Traveller ethnicity tomorrow

Feb 28th 2017, 9:50 PM 24,690 Views 29 Comments

Pavee Point said tomorrow would “mark an historic and hugely important day for Travellers”.

# ethnicity - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Deciding to make a film on immigration was hard - including anti-immigration group was harder
# I Am Immigrant
# I Am Immigrant

Deciding to make a film on immigration was hard - including anti-immigration group was harder

Mar 31st 2016, 2:19 PM 484 Views 129 Comments

“Do you deny people whose views you find repulsive the oxygen of publicity or do you engage in the hope of teasing out some of the contradictions?”

# ethnicity - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Rachel Dolezal faces media storm and insists "I identify as black"
# Transracial
# Transracial

Rachel Dolezal faces media storm and insists "I identify as black"

Jun 17th 2015, 12:19 PM 16,275 Views 83 Comments

She has also said the she ‘never had a DNA test’.

# ethnicity - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Britain doesn't need anti-discrimination laws, says Farage
# Here We Go Again
# Here We Go Again

Britain doesn't need anti-discrimination laws, says Farage

Mar 12th 2015, 7:46 PM 7,232 Views 88 Comments

He made the comments in a documentary that will go out next week.

# ethnicity - Thursday 11 December, 2014

South Dublin County Council votes to recognise Travellers as an ethnic minority
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

South Dublin County Council votes to recognise Travellers as an ethnic minority

Dec 11th 2014, 8:19 PM 11,193 Views 14 Comments

Francis Timmons proposed the motion, describing it as “one of Ireland’s biggest human rights issues”.

# ethnicity - Saturday 8 November, 2014

The Irish in England: How they view their ethnicity and nationality
# Census
# Census

The Irish in England: How they view their ethnicity and nationality

Nov 8th 2014, 7:45 AM 18,426 Views 41 Comments

New emigrants have helped “replenish an aging population of people who identify as Irish in Britain”.

# ethnicity - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Opinion: The King of Monsters, America, and the legacy of the bomb – will Godzilla be done justice?
# Lost In Translation
# Lost In Translation

Opinion: The King of Monsters, America, and the legacy of the bomb – will Godzilla be done justice?

May 3rd 2014, 7:00 PM 309 Views 27 Comments

Director Gareth Edwards must balance the demands of a big budget blockbuster with the historical and cultural importance of Godzilla. Not a simple task, as previous versions have shown.

# ethnicity - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Affirmative action promotes racial and ethnic diversity in US colleges - but it's under threat
# Civil Rights Movement
# Civil Rights Movement

Affirmative action promotes racial and ethnic diversity in US colleges - but it's under threat

Apr 22nd 2014, 9:47 PM 7,996 Views 27 Comments

A referendum in Michigan that disallowed the policy has been backed the US Supreme Court.

# ethnicity - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Cork backs Traveller ethnicity but they don’t want ‘settled people’s approval’
# Ethnic Group
# Ethnic Group

Cork backs Traveller ethnicity but they don’t want ‘settled people’s approval’

Jun 11th 2013, 5:14 PM 13,276 Views 97 Comments

Ronnie Fay of Pavee Point said that “Traveller ethnicity is a fact” and they don’t need councils like Cork City to be voting on this.

# ethnicity - Friday 15 February, 2013

Column: Denying Traveller ethnicity makes Ireland a rogue state
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Denying Traveller ethnicity makes Ireland a rogue state

Feb 15th 2013, 7:00 AM 999 Views 141 Comments

Not recognising Traveller’s ethnicity creates a dangerous precedent for every human right- denying government that wants to justify racism, writes Dr Robbie McVeigh.

# ethnicity - Friday 14 December, 2012

Poll: Does Ireland have a discrimination problem?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Ireland have a discrimination problem?

Dec 14th 2012, 9:05 AM 10,932 Views 203 Comments

ESRI research says black people, women, and those aged over 45 all experience discrimination. How bad is the problem?

ESRI: Black people report highest rates of discrimination in Ireland
# Research
# Research

ESRI: Black people report highest rates of discrimination in Ireland

Dec 14th 2012, 8:06 AM 7,341 Views 83 Comments

More than one in ten adults in Ireland say they have been discriminated against based on factors such as age, gender, disability, ethnicity, or race, according to the ESRI.

# ethnicity - Friday 19 October, 2012

Non-Chinese Asians are the fastest growing ethnic group in Ireland – CSO
# Ethnicity
# Ethnicity

Non-Chinese Asians are the fastest growing ethnic group in Ireland – CSO

Oct 19th 2012, 7:15 AM 17,583 Views 64 Comments

The vast majority of people in Ireland remain “white Irish”, who at 3,821,995 people represents 85.8 per cent of the population.

# ethnicity - Friday 16 March, 2012

Calls for government to recognise Travellers as ethnic group
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Calls for government to recognise Travellers as ethnic group

Mar 16th 2012, 7:00 AM 3,824 Views 46 Comments

At today’s Universal Periodic Review, the Irish government was also called on to address the situation of thousands of asylum seekers and take steps towards improving the conditions they live in.

# ethnicity - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

London Olympic volunteers made to answer 'delicate' questions
# Awkward
From The42
# Awkward

London Olympic volunteers made to answer 'delicate' questions

Mar 7th 2012, 11:25 AM 755 Views 1 Comment

Prospective volunteers for this summer’s event are required to undergo ‘sensitivity training’ ahead of its commencement.