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# N-word

    # Racism
    Sean Gallen says it's 'disappointing' Eamon Ryan used the n-word, but he had 'good intentions'
    The Green Party leader was quoting from an article Gallen wrote about his experience of racism in Ireland.
    # black lives matter
    'I repeated a racial slur. I was completely wrong to do so': Eamon Ryan apologises for using the n-word during Dáil debate on racism
    Eamon Ryan said the word while quoting a newspaper article about a young man’s experience of growing up black in Ireland.
    # Racial Slur
    School guard in US rehired after being fired for repeating n-word while telling student not to say it
    The school district has said it has a zero-tolerance policy on employees using racial slurs.
    # Jonathan Friedland
    Senior Netflix executive fired for using the N-word
    The head of communications announced his departure after being reprimanded for a second time for using the racial slur.
    # Inauguration
    US comedian alleges he has unreleased footage showing Donald Trump using the 'N-word' and 'C-word'
    “I have the outtakes to The Apprentice where he says every … offensive, racist thing ever,” Tom Arnold said.
    # the 'n' word
    "The Irish were sold as slaves" - Gerry Adams has spoken once again about THAT tweet
    Adams caused uproar for posting a racially-charged tweet on Sunday night while watching Django Unchained.
    # Criticism
    "I haven't got a racist bone in my body" - Adams apologises for n-word tweet
    In an earlier statement Sinn Féin president said the tweet was “ironic” and not intended to cause offence.
    # N-word
    Under 15 Irish basketball team called 'outrageous' names in racist online rant
    Ask.fm is in the spotlight again.
    # N-word
    Fraternity ordered off US college campus over 'intolerable' racist chant
    Young men in tuxedos can be seen chanting the ‘N-word’ in the clip.
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