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Poll: Should the Dáil be recalled to discuss the refugee crisis?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Dáil be recalled to discuss the refugee crisis?

Sep 5th 2015, 10:16 AM 12,667 Views 73 Comments

Both Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin want it to happen.

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Sep 4th 2015, 11:59 PM 15,487 Views 0 Comments

Ireland taking in more refugees, a murder investigation in Tallaght and chaos in Hungary.

Syrian family laid to rest as Taoiseach says we can take in more refugees
# New Plan
# New Plan

Syrian family laid to rest as Taoiseach says we can take in more refugees

Sep 4th 2015, 9:10 PM 39,528 Views 360 Comments

“There’s got to be a clear plan and a clear strategy to help people who are so distressed by these events.”

Over 6,000 people pledge to home refugees as humanitarian crisis worsens
# Pledge A Bed
# Pledge A Bed

Over 6,000 people pledge to home refugees as humanitarian crisis worsens

Sep 4th 2015, 8:14 AM 35,814 Views 229 Comments

The campaign is urging solidarity with migrants and refugees.

Hungarian Prime Minister says migrant crisis is 'a German problem, not a European one'
# Not My Problem
# Not My Problem

Hungarian Prime Minister says migrant crisis is 'a German problem, not a European one'

Sep 3rd 2015, 10:40 PM 36,429 Views 185 Comments

Meanwhile, a Ukip candidate reportedly tweeted that a young Syrian boy died because his family was “greedy for the good life in Europe”.

Here's what we can all do to help ease the migrant crisis
# Helping Hand
# Helping Hand

Here's what we can all do to help ease the migrant crisis

Sep 3rd 2015, 5:58 PM 28,715 Views 107 Comments

The human tragedy going on across the Mediterranean at present has shocked one and all, but there are practical ways to help.

Pictures: Desperate mother clings to her baby as police try to bring migrants to camps
# Train Tracks
# Train Tracks

Pictures: Desperate mother clings to her baby as police try to bring migrants to camps

Sep 3rd 2015, 3:12 PM 24,374 Views 198 Comments

Chaotic scenes at a train station in Hungary today.

Desperate migrants storm Budapest station after two day stand-off
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

Desperate migrants storm Budapest station after two day stand-off

Sep 3rd 2015, 11:00 AM 19,342 Views 136 Comments

Chaos erupted as crowds of people burst into the flashpoint station and rushed towards a standing train.

German minister sparks outrage after calling singer a 'wonderful Negro'
# Not The Best Idea
# Not The Best Idea

German minister sparks outrage after calling singer a 'wonderful Negro'

Sep 1st 2015, 4:08 PM 18,507 Views 42 Comments

Many people are annoyed, but Roberto Blanco is taking the whole thing very well.