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#Girl Power

# girl-power - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Meet Mona-Lxsa: The 26-year-old DJ and founder of an Irish all-female creative collective
# Gxrl Code
From The Daily Edge
# Gxrl Code

Meet Mona-Lxsa: The 26-year-old DJ and founder of an Irish all-female creative collective

Dec 1st 2018, 8:00 PM 4,796 Views 0 Comments

The Spice Girls have nothing on Gxrl Code.

# girl-power - Friday 13 April, 2018

What do women, the moon and Friday 13th have in common?
# Friday The 13th
From The Daily Edge
# Friday The 13th

What do women, the moon and Friday 13th have in common?

Apr 13th 2018, 5:04 PM 18,441 Views 4 Comments

The truth is that it’s not an unlucky day at all!

# girl-power - Friday 9 March, 2018

23 of the best celebrity Instagrams from International Women's Day
# Girl Power
From The Daily Edge
# Girl Power

23 of the best celebrity Instagrams from International Women's Day

Mar 9th 2018, 11:48 AM 5,766 Views 0 Comments

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s 2 year old daughter saying ‘girl power’ will give you heart eyes for days

# girl-power - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

15 million girls under the age of 18 are married every year - that's one every two seconds
# Gender Inequality
# Gender Inequality

15 million girls under the age of 18 are married every year - that's one every two seconds

Oct 11th 2017, 6:00 AM 9,783 Views 32 Comments

Today is the sixth annual International Day of the Girl.

# girl-power - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

'Leo models himself on Macron and Trudeau, but he's not living up to them when it comes to gender balance'
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

'Leo models himself on Macron and Trudeau, but he's not living up to them when it comes to gender balance'

Jun 20th 2017, 6:28 PM 26,187 Views 68 Comments

Who runs the world… girls?

# girl-power - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Women on State boards on the rise as 'talent bank' boosts numbers
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

Women on State boards on the rise as 'talent bank' boosts numbers

Mar 8th 2017, 6:03 AM 6,595 Views 19 Comments

A target of 40% female representation has been set for State boards.

# girl-power - Friday 6 January, 2017

8 lovely little ways to celebrate women in honour of Nollaig na mBan
# Nollaig Na Mban
From The Daily Edge
# Nollaig Na Mban

8 lovely little ways to celebrate women in honour of Nollaig na mBan

Jan 6th 2017, 9:30 PM 6,484 Views 5 Comments

Okay ladies, now let’s get in formation.

# girl-power - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Spice Girls' Wannabe video remade to highlight gender inequality
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

Spice Girls' Wannabe video remade to highlight gender inequality

Jul 6th 2016, 10:04 AM 14,857 Views 119 Comments

The video calls for an end to violence against women and education for all girls.

# girl-power - Saturday 14 May, 2016

These are the Fianna Fáil women who could be in line for a promotion
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

These are the Fianna Fáil women who could be in line for a promotion

May 14th 2016, 8:15 AM 20,835 Views 39 Comments

It’s understood Micheál Martin will appoint at least three women to the party’s front bench.

# girl-power - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Here's how Ireland's summer festivals look without the men
# Girl Power
From The Daily Edge
# Girl Power

Here's how Ireland's summer festivals look without the men

Feb 25th 2015, 1:06 PM 17,336 Views 31 Comments

It’s quite the eye opener.

# girl-power - Monday 23 February, 2015

Little girl asks for more female superheroes, DC turn her into one
# Supergirl
From The Daily Edge
# Supergirl

Little girl asks for more female superheroes, DC turn her into one

Feb 23rd 2015, 6:01 PM 3,048 Views 0 Comments

Well there’s one to start us off.

# girl-power - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

The level of female start ups in Ireland has increased 600% since 2011
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

The level of female start ups in Ireland has increased 600% since 2011

Feb 18th 2015, 2:10 PM 17,053 Views 90 Comments

With 1,500 jobs on the way Richard Bruton has hailed Ireland’s entrepreneurs as ‘heroes’.

# girl-power - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Can you help identify these pioneering 1920s Irish science students?
# 1920s Ireland
# 1920s Ireland

Can you help identify these pioneering 1920s Irish science students?

Aug 24th 2014, 10:30 AM 13,100 Views 9 Comments

They were students at UCD in 1920. Was one of them a relation of yours?

# girl-power - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Women 'talent bank' to improve gender balance on state boards
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

Women 'talent bank' to improve gender balance on state boards

Jul 24th 2014, 6:20 PM 7,709 Views 38 Comments

Last year, female representation on state boards stood at 36.2%.

# girl-power - Saturday 28 June, 2014

VIDEO: What does 'run like a girl' even mean?
# Like A Girl
# Like A Girl

VIDEO: What does 'run like a girl' even mean?

Jun 28th 2014, 4:30 PM 16,761 Views 37 Comments

Why should that be a slur?

# girl-power - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Number of women sitting on local councils jumps by 30 per cent
# Women For Election
# Women For Election

Number of women sitting on local councils jumps by 30 per cent

May 27th 2014, 8:22 AM 8,837 Views 47 Comments

Fianna Fáil has the lowest proportion with just 14 per cent of their elected councillors being women.

# girl-power - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Highest number of women TDs EVER if female candidates win two by-elections
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

Highest number of women TDs EVER if female candidates win two by-elections

May 24th 2014, 5:23 PM 5,645 Views 7 Comments

If the two female candidates tipped for the top are successful there will be 27 female TDs.

# girl-power - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Here's how many women are running for election in each constituency
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

Here's how many women are running for election in each constituency

May 3rd 2014, 8:30 AM 10,937 Views 40 Comments

Left-wing parties have the most women candidates running for election.

# girl-power - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Comedian who was axed for being female gets apology after Twitter backs her up
# GIRLS ALLOWED
From The Daily Edge
# GIRLS ALLOWED

Comedian who was axed for being female gets apology after Twitter backs her up

Mar 9th 2014, 1:40 PM 3,686 Views 11 Comments

Jenny Collier was told there were “too many women”.

# girl-power - Saturday 8 March, 2014

International Women's Day protest takes place in Dublin
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

International Women's Day protest takes place in Dublin

Mar 8th 2014, 4:29 PM 11,342 Views 88 Comments

The protest took place outside the Central Bank this afternoon.

Make a day of International Women’s Day
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

Make a day of International Women’s Day

Mar 8th 2014, 8:15 AM 9,066 Views 68 Comments

A protest and soapbox event is due to take place in Dublin today.

# girl-power - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

There are 6 ways to make the Oireachtas more women friendly, says NWCI
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

There are 6 ways to make the Oireachtas more women friendly, says NWCI

Mar 4th 2014, 6:00 AM 4,844 Views 39 Comments

Maternity leave, working hours and acceptable behaviours are all things that need to be tackled, finds research.

# girl-power - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Christine, Brigid... and now 'Ruth' --- Why are women getting the blame for all this destruction?
# Naming Rights
# Naming Rights

Christine, Brigid... and now 'Ruth' --- Why are women getting the blame for all this destruction?

Feb 8th 2014, 8:30 AM 16,070 Views 37 Comments

And who’s coming up with all these names anyway?

# girl-power - Monday 3 February, 2014

A 7-year-old girl wrote this brilliant letter telling Lego off
# Girl Power
From The Daily Edge
# Girl Power

A 7-year-old girl wrote this brilliant letter telling Lego off

Feb 3rd 2014, 6:00 PM 49,560 Views 63 Comments

‘I want you to let girls go on adventures.’

# girl-power - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Less than a quarter of candidates running in the local elections are women
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

Less than a quarter of candidates running in the local elections are women

Feb 2nd 2014, 4:00 PM 8,113 Views 78 Comments

From the candidacy selections so far, Fianna Fáil is the worst when it comes to having women stand for office in the local elections this year.

# girl-power - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

8 ways to get (and keep) a girl band together
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From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored

8 ways to get (and keep) a girl band together

Apr 23rd 2013, 7:00 PM 11,119 Views 10 Comments

If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my friends.

# girl-power - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

This little girl is absolutely dominating an all-boys American football league
# Girl Power
From The42
# Girl Power

This little girl is absolutely dominating an all-boys American football league

Nov 7th 2012, 1:38 PM 2,695 Views 5 Comments

Just look at her go…

# girl-power - Friday 18 May, 2012

Girl power: Irish feminist conference sold out
# Feminism
# Feminism

Girl power: Irish feminist conference sold out

May 18th 2012, 6:40 PM 4,732 Views 167 Comments

Feminism conference aims to open the dialogue between all generations of feminists.

# girl-power - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Turkish Girl Power: Fenerbahce plays in front of all-female audience
# Girl Power
From The Daily Edge
# Girl Power

Turkish Girl Power: Fenerbahce plays in front of all-female audience

Sep 22nd 2011, 2:34 PM 1,750 Views 7 Comments

A rare football scene as more than 41,000 women and children pack a Turkish stadium after Fenerbahce’s male fans were banned.