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# Irish language

Last month
May 2024
The Gaeltacht housing crisis: 'People can't buy houses or get planning permission and there are few places to rent'
This year
2024
Activists in Berlin told to stop speaking Irish at Palestine solidarity event at Reichstag Building
Stormont’s DUP education minister says Irish should be shared language for everybody in North
Síle Seoige responds to 'gaslighting' talk show apology over comments about the Irish language
FactCheck: Are there only 16,000 'natural' Irish speakers?
Irish language activists and politicians protest at the Dáil over 'Gaeltacht housing crisis'
Ivan Yates doubles down on his comments about the Irish language
Kneecap win award with first Irish language film ever to premiere at Sundance Film Festival
'It's a real inequality': Educators call for teaching-through-Irish allowance to be reintroduced
The allowance was suspended in 2012 for any newly qualified teachers.
Last year
2023
European Commission: 'No evidence' that far-right used Irish language online during riots
Síneadh fada in Irish names to be protected by law when dealing with public bodies
'It's been a huge labour of love': Garry Bannister on his 700,000-entry Irish-English thesaurus
Poll: Do you speak Irish?
Tesco removes incorrect sign as Gaeilge in new Galway shop following complaint
All time
The Good Information Podcast: The Irish language - how we can help it to thrive
Thousands take part in Belfast march in support of Irish Language Act
An Cailín Ciúin: 'It shows an Irish language film can speak to people - it seems foolish to think it couldn't'
The Explainer: Is there a significant revival of the Irish language underway?
'The European Union is more faithful to the Irish language than the Irish state is'
Tráth na gCeist: How much do you know about the current state of the Irish language?
FactFind: Less than 2% speak Irish daily. How does that compare with other EU minority languages?
What's behind 'cultural apartheid' claims about Irish-language housing at Queen's University?
Cad atá taobh thiar de na éilimh 'cultural apartheid' faoi scéim cónaithe lán-Gaeilge in Ollscoil na Banríona
Open Newsroom: Can the EU help to grow the Irish language?
Live event invitation: The Irish language — survive or thrive?
Poll: Would you like to speak more Irish in your daily life?
Open Newsroom invitation: Can the EU help to grow the Irish language?
Beatha teanga í a labhairt: Is the Irish language thriving or merely surviving?
Amendment tabled to facilitate social media messaging in Irish with public bodies
Nearly 40% of Leaving Cert students have chosen not to sit the Irish exam this year
Poll: How often do you speak Irish?
Extract: Manchán Magan on the the controversy around the Irish word leprechaun
Manchán Magan
UK church asks family to translate Irish phrase on mum's grave amid concerns it could be 'seen as political'
Fears grow for future of Gaeltacht colleges as summer courses set to be cancelled
Number of students in Irish-medium education could double under government plans
The Irish For: The enduring genius of artist Louis le Brocquy
Darach Ó Séaghdha
Parents threaten legal action after accusing Dundalk school of sidelining Irish language voice on board
The Irish For: Cartoons, propaganda and the words children learn
Darach Ó Séaghdha
Changes announced to grounds for student exemption from Irish in schools
PE lessons could be taught through Irish in effort to make language relevant 'to the next generation'