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# inclusion - This year 2022

Fintan Bray: I’m so proud to have made history in Irish politics
# Diversity In Politics
# Diversity In Politics

Fintan Bray: I’m so proud to have made history in Irish politics

Oct 6th 2022, 7:00 PM 19,529 Views 0 Comments

The newly-elected member of the Fianna Fáil Ard Chomhairle says he’s worked hard to get here and is grateful to his family for all their support.

# inclusion - Last year 2021

Social inclusion of children with disabilities ‘key’ to wellbeing and care, new research finds
# Inclusion
# Inclusion

Social inclusion of children with disabilities ‘key’ to wellbeing and care, new research finds

Dec 3rd 2021, 6:10 AM 5,633 Views 5 Comments

The research found that it is ‘vital’ that children with disabilities have equal access to early learning and school age care and education.

Mr and Mrs Potato Head drop the titles 'to promote gender equality'
# Mix Mashed Potatoes
# Mix Mashed Potatoes

Mr and Mrs Potato Head drop the titles 'to promote gender equality'

Feb 25th 2021, 10:30 PM 54,811 Views 193 Comments

The company who makes the toy said that the titles were limiting for “both gender identity and family structure”.

Opinion: On Nollaig na mBan, we strive to celebrate Irish women in business
# Business Matters
# Business Matters

Opinion: On Nollaig na mBan, we strive to celebrate Irish women in business

Jan 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 13,911 Views 6 Comments

Emily and Lucy O’Connor felt there wasn’t enough being done for Irish women in business, so they decided to do something about that.

# inclusion - All time

Living with the 'new normal' is extra difficult with a disability - here are some small changes that would help
# Inclusion
# Inclusion

Living with the 'new normal' is extra difficult with a disability - here are some small changes that would help

Aug 29th 2020, 6:00 PM 23,851 Views 9 Comments

Carrie Williams, who lives with a debilitating illness outlines the challenges Covid-19 has brought for people with disabilities.

'We need shows like Fair City to star people with disabilities and reflect the world we live in'
# Inclusion
# Inclusion

'We need shows like Fair City to star people with disabilities and reflect the world we live in'

Jan 11th 2020, 6:30 AM 18,337 Views 27 Comments

The short film Aretha stars young actress Orla Casey, who has been acting since she was in primary school.

Irish society improving in terms of tolerance and equality, but Traveller and Roma exclusion still an issue
# Inclusion
# Inclusion

Irish society improving in terms of tolerance and equality, but Traveller and Roma exclusion still an issue

Jun 20th 2019, 6:10 AM 20,809 Views 70 Comments

A new report notes that tolerance is increasing in Ireland, but states that issues still persist around integration.

Sinéad Burke is the first little person to attend the Met Gala
# Represent
# Represent

Sinéad Burke is the first little person to attend the Met Gala

May 7th 2019, 9:27 PM 38,770 Views 22 Comments

“It is surreal, inspiring and humbling to be gracing the [Met Gala's] infamous red carpet,” Burke wrote in Vogue.

Coronation Street is to feature a black family for the first time in its 59-year history
# Corrie
# Corrie

Coronation Street is to feature a black family for the first time in its 59-year history

Apr 6th 2019, 2:33 PM 38,798 Views 59 Comments

The producers of the show say they hope it will make it more representative of modern Britain.

Children with disabilities: 'The assessment of need system is in disarray'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Children with disabilities: 'The assessment of need system is in disarray'

Jul 21st 2018, 9:00 AM 18,716 Views 15 Comments

Why, at a time when we should be advancing the rights of children with disabilities as citizens of this State, are we letting them down more than ever, asks Paddy Connolly.

Column: 'I have been asked if I mourn the healthy, normal son that I could have had'
# Disability
# Disability

Column: 'I have been asked if I mourn the healthy, normal son that I could have had'

Mar 25th 2018, 8:00 PM 34,700 Views 48 Comments

There is still the belief that having a disability means that you are only half the person that you could have been, that it is not ‘normal’ and should be ‘cured’, writes Hesline Crawford.

FA will interview at least one black or ethnic minority candidate before appointing England managers
# Rooney Rule
From The42
# Rooney Rule

FA will interview at least one black or ethnic minority candidate before appointing England managers

Jan 9th 2018, 3:20 PM 4,108 Views 26 Comments

The association has agreed to introduce new rules in the hope of tackling inclusion in the game.

'We are a market... If business recognises the value of a billion people then society will'
# Inclusion
# Inclusion

'We are a market... If business recognises the value of a billion people then society will'

Aug 27th 2017, 8:45 PM 19,291 Views 4 Comments

An Irish woman is leading the first global campaign for businesses to include those with disabilities – beginning with a 1,000km trek across Colombia.

Delaney promises to grow women's football as FAI makes historic appointment
# A Step Forward
From The42
# A Step Forward

Delaney promises to grow women's football as FAI makes historic appointment

Jun 29th 2017, 2:42 PM 4,435 Views 12 Comments

Niamh O’Donoghue will join the association’s board of management at next month’s AGM.

New campaign to get young Travellers in the habit of saving
# For A Rainy Day
# For A Rainy Day

New campaign to get young Travellers in the habit of saving

Sep 28th 2015, 3:00 PM 23,419 Views 76 Comments

A significant number of Travellers are unable to access or use mainstream financial services.

Catholic Church tells Irish schools how they should treat non-Catholics
# Inclusion
# Inclusion

Catholic Church tells Irish schools how they should treat non-Catholics

Mar 12th 2015, 1:52 PM 21,398 Views 120 Comments

Atheist Ireland said the proposals do not respect the human rights of atheist or secular families.

Controversial Bombers pair to face Ireland despite continuing Essendon supplements scandal
# Inclusion
From The42
# Inclusion

Controversial Bombers pair to face Ireland despite continuing Essendon supplements scandal

Nov 17th 2014, 6:51 PM 6,388 Views 4 Comments

Dustin Fletcher and Jobe Watson have been added to the Australia International Rules squad

'He did very well' - O'Neill impressed by new boy Lenihan
# Inclusion
From The42
# Inclusion

'He did very well' - O'Neill impressed by new boy Lenihan

Oct 30th 2014, 12:05 AM 5,798 Views 3 Comments

The Hull City full-back has been once again named in the senior squad.

Burton will decline invite to New York parade over LGBT ban
# Inclusion
# Inclusion

Burton will decline invite to New York parade over LGBT ban

Feb 10th 2014, 9:41 AM 10,776 Views 147 Comments

LGBT groups have called on Irish officials and An Garda Síochána to follow the New York mayor’s lead and boycott the parade.

Citizen advice now available through 'live chat'
# Citizens Advice
# Citizens Advice

Citizen advice now available through 'live chat'

Sep 30th 2011, 4:54 PM 3,934 Views 8 Comments

People with hearing or speech difficulties will now be able to access information as new instant-chat service launched.

Focus on inclusion for World Down Syndrome Day
# Inclusion
# Inclusion

Focus on inclusion for World Down Syndrome Day

Mar 22nd 2011, 6:30 PM 742 Views 0 Comments

Two Irish people star in the video, which has a focus on inclusion and rights for people with Down Syndrome.