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# green-lights - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

The Luas effect: People pay more to live close (but not too close) to a tram stop
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The Luas effect: People pay more to live close (but not too close) to a tram stop

Jul 19th 2016, 12:05 AM 18,199 Views 13 Comments

New stats underscore why Dublin estate agents are so keen on pointing out how near the local Luas or train station is.

# green-lights - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Noah's Ark and whole genitalia: The week in quotes
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# Said And Done

Noah's Ark and whole genitalia: The week in quotes

May 20th 2012, 7:00 PM 7,262 Views 5 Comments

“You can’t even call it a fig leaf – a fig leaf covers the whole genatalia, this only covers the tip.”

# green-lights - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
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Here is the week's news... skewed

May 19th 2012, 6:00 PM 2,131 Views 4 Comments

BREAKING via The Mire wire: The Government’s You Retire, We Rehire policy; Israel to take on Ireland; the second referendum that won’t happen will be held on 22 June.

# green-lights - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Column: A response from an Irish taxi driver
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# Opinion

Column: A response from an Irish taxi driver

May 17th 2012, 1:30 PM 633 Views 137 Comments

Following on from the debate about attitudes towards non-Irish national taxi drivers, one Irish driver says he has noted antipathy towards non-nationals – but that it is also important not to pigeonhole Irish cabbies.

# green-lights - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Poll: Should taxis be allowed to display signs of 'Irishness'?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should taxis be allowed to display signs of 'Irishness'?

May 15th 2012, 9:44 AM 7,999 Views 180 Comments

Following the widespread reaction to TheJournal.ie’s exclusive investigation into green lights carried on top of some Dublin taxis, the Transport Minister has said that any sign to indicate that a driver is Irish is ‘inherently racist’.

'Inherently racist' - Varadkar critical of signs of 'Irishness' on Dublin taxis
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# Green Lights

'Inherently racist' - Varadkar critical of signs of 'Irishness' on Dublin taxis

May 15th 2012, 9:05 AM 8,464 Views 123 Comments

Transport Minister Leo Varadkar also said that stickers indicating that a driver was Irish were “inherently racist”.

# green-lights - Monday 14 May, 2012

Are some Dublin taxi drivers using covert signal of ‘Irishness’?
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# Green Lights

Are some Dublin taxi drivers using covert signal of ‘Irishness’?

May 14th 2012, 7:00 AM 31,567 Views 248 Comments

Have you seen those green lights on the roofs of taxis? TheJournal.ie investigation indicates some are being used to signal to the public – and to other drivers – that the vehicles are being driven by Irish nationals.